Definition of agito
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Orthography ID = 1000852
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LEM
agitō, agitāre, agitāvī, agitātus
verb (1st conjugation)
  1. to set in violent motion, drive onward, move, impel, urge
  2. to hunt, chase, pursue
  3. [figuratively] to drive, urge forward, press, support, insist on
  4. to attend, keep, celebrate
  5. to observe, obey, carry out, exercise
  6. [of time] to pass, spend
Abbreviations
agitō āvī, ātus, āre, freq. ago, to set in violent motion, drive onward, move, impel, urge: (Harena) magnā vi agitata, S.: greges, drive to pasture, V.: equum, V.: iugales (dracones), O.: (triremem) in portu agitari iubet, rowed about, N.

— To hunt, chase, pursue: aquila alias avīs agitans: dammas, O.: cervos in retia, O.

— Fig., to drive, urge forward, press, support, insist on: agrariam legem: hoc unum agitare, esse, etc., keep pressing this one point: pacem an bellum, S.

—To attend, keep, celebrate: Dionysia, T.: festos dies.

— To observe, obey, carry out, exercise: praecepta parentis mei, S.: secreta consilia, L.

—Of time, to pass, spend vitam sine cupiditate, S.: apud aquam noctem, S.

—Absol, to live, abide, be: varius atque incertus agitabat, S.: pro muro dies noctīsque, remain, S.

—To move to and fro, stir, agitate, shake, disturb, toss: corpora huc et illuc, S.: hastam, brandish, O.: scintilla agitata (ventis), fanned, O.: habenas manibus, wield, O.: caput, nod, O.: mare ventorum vi agitari: freta incipiant agitata tumescere, V.: Zephyris agitata Tempe, H.: agitata numina Troiae, tossed on the sea, V.: agitantia fumos Nubila, tossing up spray, O.

— Fig., to stir, rouse, agitate, stimulate, excite, goad: hunc, T.: plebem, L.: mens agitat molem, animates, V.

— To vex, disquiet, disturb, distress: nationes: Furiis agitatus Orestes, V.: rebus agitatis, in times of disorder: metu atque libidine divorsus agitabatur, was distracted by, S.: te agitet cupido, H.: fidem aut gentīs, to disturb the loyalty, etc., V.

— To insult, scoff, rail at, deride, revile: rem militarem: mea fastidia verbis, H.: (poemata) expertia frugis, H.: ea belle agitata ridentur, neatly mocked.

— To prosecute, occupy oneself with, engage in, keep going, stir: cuncta, keep active, S.: mutas artes, V.: iocos, O.: eo modo agitabat, ut, etc., so conducted himself, S.: scaenis agitatus Orestes, i. e. represented, V.

—To pursue, consider, deliberate on, meditate: secum multum, S.: haec mecum, H.: in animo bellum, L.: agitare coepit, si posset, etc., L.: ut mente agitaret, bellum renovare, N.

— To discuss, debate, sift, investigate: oratori omnia tractata, agitata, i. e. sifted, discussed: omnia ex tabulis, by the accounts: senatus de secessione plebis agitat, L.

— Impers: Romae de facto agitari, there were discussions, S.
 
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