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σφρι^γ-άω [v. fin.], be full to bursting, to be plump, esp. of a woman's breasts, Hp.Mul.1.71; οὔθατα ς. Poll.1.250: then,
3. metaph., full-blooded, swollen with passion or pride, “σφριγῶντα θυμόνA.Pr.382; “μῦθονE.Supp.478.
4. swell with desire, be at heat, Opp.C.3.368; “τῶν σφριγώντων ἐν λόγοιςCom.Adesp. 276: c. inf., Ael.NA14.5. Chiefly used in the pres. part. [In Opp. l.c., for σφρι_γᾷ Lobeck conjectured σφρι^γάᾳ.]
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 382
    • Euripides, Andromache, 196
    • Euripides, Suppliants, 478
    • Plato, Laws, 840b
    • Aristophanes, Clouds, 799
    • Aristophanes, Lysistrata, 80
    • Dio Chrysostom, Orationes, 7.75
    • Aelian, De Natura Animalium, 14.5
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