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ἀγριαίνω , fut.
A.ανῶPl.R.501e: aor. “ἠγρία_ναD.C.44.47, Ael.VH2.13:—Pass., D.H.9.32, Plu.Ant.58: fut. “ἀγριανθήσομαιLXX Da.11.11: aor. “ἠγριάνθηνD.S.24.1.—In Att. the Pass. was supplied by ἀγριόω (q. v.), which was rare in Act.; but the compd. Pass. ἐξαγριαίνομαι occurs in Pl.R.336d, and the Act. ἐξαγριόω in Hdt.6.123, E.Ph.876, Pl.Lg.935a.
1. intr., to be or become wild, to be angered, provoked, Pl.R.493b, etc.; τινί with one, Id.Smp.173d; “πρός τιναPorph.Abst. 3.12; of animals, Arist.HA608b31; of rivers and the like , chafe, “πρὸς τὴν πλήμμυραν . . ἀγριαίνων ποταμόςPlu.Caes.38:—Pass., D.S. l.c.; of sores, to be angry or inflamed, Aret.SD2.11, cf. Antyll. ap. Orib.10.13.2.
II. causal, make angry, provoke, D.C.44.47; of love, irritate, Ach.Tat.2.7:—Pass., to be angered, Plu. l.c., Hierocl. in CA10p.434M.; “ὑπὸ τῶν δημαγωγῶνD.H. l.c.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (15):
    • Euripides, Phoenician Women, 876
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.123
    • Old Testament, Daniel, 11.11
    • Plato, Laws, 935a
    • Plato, Republic, 336d
    • Plato, Republic, 493b
    • Plato, Republic, 501e
    • Plato, Symposium, 173d
    • Plutarch, Caesar, 38
    • Aretaeus, De causis et signis acutorum morborum (lib. 2), 2.11
    • Plutarch, Antonius, 58
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 9.32
    • Aelian, Varia Historia, 2.13
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 44.47
    • Achilles Tatius, Leucippe et Clitophon, 2.7
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