Definition of foveo
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Orthography ID = 1006462
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LEM
foveō, fovēre, fōvī, fōtus
FAV-
verb (2nd conjugation)
  1. to warm, keep warm
  2. to cherish, foster, fondle, foment
  3. [figuratively] to cherish, caress, love, favor, support, assist, encourage
Abbreviations
foveō fōvī, fōtus, ēre FAV-, to warm, keep warm: pennis (pullos): pulli a matribus foti: ignes manu, i. e. keep up, O.: nomen in marmore aperto pectore, warmed with her naked breast, O.

—To cherish, foster, fondle, foment: corpus, O.: volnus lymphā, bathe, V.: gremio (puerum), V.: anhelans Colla fovet, i. e. leans against the tree, V.: castra fovere, cling to, V.: hiemem luxu, sit the winter through, V.

—Fig., to cherish, caress, love, favor, support, assist, encourage: hunc: (duces) pugnantīs spe, encourage, L.: utram partem, L.: fovendis hominum sensibus, by pampering: vota animo, O.: perditam spem, L.: Cupidine bella, prolonged by Cupid's agency, V.: dolores, palliate: famam inanem, i. e. an unfounded reputation, V.: hoc regnum dea gentibus esse tenditque fovetque, fondly strives, V.
 
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