Definition of affingo, adfingo
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LNS
affingō, affingere, affinxī, affictus
adfingō, adfingere, adfinxī, adfictus
ad, fingo
verb (3rd conjugation)
  1. to form, fashion, devise, make, invent, as an addition or appendage
  2. to make up, frame, invent, to add falsely or without grounds
  3. To add or join to, to annex
  4. creating, she adds
  5. To feign, forge
Abbreviations
af-fingo (better adf-), inxi, ictum, 3, v. a., to form, fashion, devise, make, or invent a thing as an addition or appendage to another. Lit. (esp. of artists). With dat.: nec ei manus adfinxit, Cic. Tim. 6: saepta, adficta villae quae sunt, Varr. R. R. 3, 3, 2.

— Absol.: Nullam partem corporis sine aliquā necessitate adfictam reperietis, Cic. Or. 3, 45, 179.

— Trop., to make up, frame, invent, to add falsely or without grounds: faciam ut intellegatis, quid error adfinxerit, quid invidia conflārit, Cic. Clu. 4: vitium hoc oculis adfingere noli, Lucr. 4, 386: neque vera laus ei detracta oratione nostrā, neque falsa adficta esse videatur, Cic. Imp. Pomp. 4, 10; so id. Phil. 1, 3; id. Or. 22; id. Tusc. 3, 33: addunt ipsi et adfingunt rumoribus Galli, Caes. B. G. 7, 1: cui crimen adfingeretur, might be falsely imputed, Tac. A. 14, 62.

— In a general signif. To add or join to, to annex (always with the accessory idea of forming, fashioning, devising): sint cubilia gallinarum aut exsculpta aut adficta firmiter, Varr. R. R. 3, 9, 7: multa natura aut adfingit (creating, she adds thereto) aut mutat aut detrahit, Cic. Div. 1, 62, 118: tantum alteri adfinxit, de altero limavit, id. de Or. 3, 9, 36.

— To feign, forge: litteras, App. M. 4, 139, 34 Elm.
 
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