Definition of affundo, adfundo
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Orthography ID = 2001802
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LNS
affundō, affundere, affūdī, affūsus
adfundō, adfundere, adfūdī, adfūsus
ad, fundo
verb (3rd conjugation)
  1. To pour to, upon, into, to sprinkle or scatter on
  2. to add to, to send or despatch to, in haste
  3. to cast one's self to
  4. stretched out, prostrate
Abbreviations
af-fundo (better adf-), ūdi, ūsum, 3, v. a. To pour to, upon, or into, to sprinkle or scatter on (poet. and in post-Aug. prose). Lit.: adfusa eis aqua calida, Plin. 12, 21, 46, § 102: adfuso vino, id. 28, 9, 38, § 144; cf. id. 16, 44, 91, § 242: Rhenum Oceano, Tac. H. 5, 23: adfundere alicui venenum in aquā frigidā, id. A. 13, 16.

—Hence: amnis adfusus oppidis, that flows by, Plin. 5, 29, 31; and: oppidum adfusum amne, washed by a river, id. 3, 3, 4, § 24.

— Trop., to add to, to send or despatch to some place in haste: equorum tria milia cornibus adfunderentur, Tac. Agr. 35: adfundere vitam alicui, to give life, vitality, to, id. A. 6, 28.

— Adfundere se or adfundi, poet., to cast one's self to the ground: adfusa (stretched out, prostrate) poscere vitam, Ov. M. 9, 605: adfusaeque jacent tumulo, prostrate upon the tomb, id. ib. 8, 539; so Stat. Th. 686.

—In prose: Cleopatra adfusa genibus Caesaris, throwing herself at, Flor. 4, 2.
 
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