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in-flammo , āvi, ātum, 1, v. a.,
I.to set on fire, light up, kindle (syn. incendere).
II. Trop., of the mind, to inflame, kindle, rouse, excite: “contionibus et legibus invidiam senatus,Cic. Verr. 1, 1: “sensus animorum atque motus,id. de Or. 1, 14, 60: “inflammari ad cupiditates,id. Tusc. 1, 19, 44: “populum in improbos,id. de Or. 1, 46, 202: “cupiditates,id. Fin. 1, 16, 51: “inflammari cupiditate honorum,id. Lael. 23, 86: “aliquem amore,Verg. A. 4, 54.— In part. perf.: inflam-mātus , a, um, inflamed, kindled, excited by any thing: “a pueritia inflammatus ad gloriam,Cic. Fam. 1, 7, 9: “voluptatum potiendi spe inflammati,id. Fin. 1, 18, 60: “libidinibus,id. Tusc. 5, 6, 6: “amore in patriam,id. Or. 1, 44, 296: “scelere et furore,Cic. Verr. 2, 5, 62, § 161: “pretio inflammata manus,” i. e. bribed, Claud. I. Cons. Stil. 293. — Hence, adv.: inflammanter , in an inflammatory manner: “acriter et inflammanter facit complorationem,Gell. 10, 3, 13.
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