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θορυ^β-έω ,
A.make a noise, uproar or disturbance, esp. of crowds, assemblies, etc., Hp.Ep.12, Ar. Eq.666, V.622, etc.; “βλέπων εἰς τὸν ἀεὶ θορυβοῦντα τόπον τῆς ἐκκλησίαςD.21.194.
2. shout in token of approbation or the contrary:
a. cheer, applaud, Isoc.12.264, Pl.Euthd.303b:—Pass., λόγος τεθορυβημένος a loudly cheered speech, Isoc.12.233, cf. Arist.Rh.1356b23.
b. more freq. raise clamour, καί μοι μὴ θορυβήσητε pray do not interrupt, Pl.Ap.20e, cf. D.5.15; “θ. ἐφ᾽ οἷς ἂν λέγωPl.Ap.30c; θορυβῶν, opp. θέλων λέγειν καὶ ἀκούειν, And.4.7:—Pass., have clamours raised against one, “ὑπὸ τοιούτων ἀνδρῶν θορυβῇS.Aj.164 (anap.).
II. trans., confuse by noise or tumult, bewilder, Pl.Phdr.245b, Prt.319c, al.; throw [troops] into confusion, in battle, Th.3.78; θ. πρός τινας cause excitement amongst . . , Id.6.61:—Pass., to be thrown into disorder, confused, Hdt.3.78, 4.130, Th.4.129, 8.50, Pl Ep.348e, etc.; “ὑπὸ τῶν λεγομένωνId.Ly.210e; τινι at a thing, D.18.35; “ἐπί τινιBato 7.2; “περί τιTh.6.61; “πρός τιPlu.Cam.29.
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    • Andocides, Against Alcibiades, 7
    • Aristophanes, Knights, 666
    • Aristophanes, Wasps, 622
    • Demosthenes, On the Peace, 15
    • Demosthenes, On the Crown, 35
    • Demosthenes, Against Midias, 194
    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.78
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    • Isocrates, Panathenaicus, 233
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    • Plato, Apology, 20e
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    • Plato, Euthydemus, 303b
    • Plato, Protagoras, 319c
    • Sophocles, Ajax, 164
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.129
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.61
    • Thucydides, Histories, 8.50
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.78
    • Plutarch, Camillus, 29
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