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ἐξεράω , aor. ἐξήρα_σα (v. infr.):—Pass., aor.1 part.
A.ἐξερα_θείςHp. Mul.2.121:—evacuate, esp. by purge or vomit, Id.Morb.4.49; draw off a patient's water from the chest, ib.2.61:—Pass., to be vomited, Dsc. Eup.2.160; ὡς μὴ . . ἐξερῆται that (the wound) may not keep on discharging, Hp.VC15 (prob. cj.).
2. pour out, let fall,τοὺς λίθους . . χαμᾶζε πρῶτον ἐξεράσατεAr.Ach.341; φέρ᾽ ἐξεράσω [τὰς ψήφους] let me pour out the ballots from the urn (in order to count them), Id.V.993; ἐξέρα τὸ ὕδωρ pour it out, D.36.62, cf.Aen.Tact.31.13, D.H.2.69; ὥσπερ . [τὸν ἀέρα] drive forth air from the lungs, Arist.Pr.960b26, cf. Placit.4.22.3.
III. give out a dye, PHolm.15.37,al.; ὅταν δόξῃ ἐξερακέναι τὰ φάρμακα ib. 18.16.—Cf. συνεράω: the simple ἐράω is not found.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Aristophanes, Wasps, 993
    • Demosthenes, For Phormio, 62
    • Aristophanes, Acharnians, 341
    • Hippocrates, De capitis vulneribus, 15
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 2.69
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