Definition of tepesco
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Orthography ID = 2059057
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LNS
tepescō, tepescere, tepuī, -
tepeo
verb (3rd conjugation)
  1. to become moderately warm, lukewarm, tepid
  2. To grow warm
  3. To grow cool
  4. to cool off, decrease in ardor
Abbreviations
tepesco, pui, 3, v. inch. n. [tepeo], to become moderately warm, lukewarm, or tepid. To grow warm: maria agitata ventis ita tepescunt, ut, etc., * Cic. N. D. 2, 10, 26; Cels. 3, 6 med.; Ov. M. 3, 412: nostra tepescit aqua, id. P. 3, 4, 56: fixo ferrum in pulmone tepescit, Verg. A. 9, 701; Mart. 6, 59, 4 al.

— To grow cool (rare). Lit., Mart. 2, 1, 10.

— Trop., to cool off, decrease in ardor: paulatim fugit ira ferox mentesque tepescunt, Luc. 4, 284: negotio tepescente, Amm. 28, 1, 9: cum omnes amicitiae Romae tepescant, id. 28, 4, 21: veneres tepuere sub annis, Nemes. Ecl. 1, 13.
 
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