Definition of uvesco
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Orthography ID = 2061901
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LNS
ūvescō, ūvescere, -, -
uveo, uvens
verb (3rd conjugation)
  1. to grow or become moist, wet, damp, dank, humid
  2. to moisten or refresh one's self, to drink freely, to tipple
Abbreviations
ūvesco, ere, v. inch. n. [uveo, uvens], to grow or become moist, wet, damp, dank, or humid (poet.). Lit.: suspensae in litore vestes Uvescunt, Lucr. 1, 306; Avien. Arat. 254.

— Transf., poet., to moisten or refresh one's self, i. e. to drink freely, to tipple: seu quis capit acria fortis Pocula, seu modicis uvescit laetius, * Hor. S. 2, 6, 70.
 
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