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ὑλακτ-έω [υ^], used only in pres. and impf., exc. that Luc.Nec.10 has aor. ὑλάκτησα: (ὑλάω):—
A.bark, bay, howl, of dogs, “ἱστάμενοι δὲ μάλ᾽ ἐγγὺς ὑλάκτεονIl.18.586; “ἀγαθός γ᾽ ὑλακτεῖνAr.V.904; “. περιτρέχωνEup.207 (of a man compared to a dog); of hounds, give tongue,. περὶ τὰ ἴχνηX.Cyn.3.5, cf. 9.2.
2. metaph., “κραδίη δέ οἱ ἔνδον ὑλάκτειhowled for rage, Od.20.13; of a hungry stomach, yelp for food,νηδὺς ὑλακτοῦσαAP6.89 (Maec.).
b. c. acc. cogn., “τοιαῦθ᾽ ὑλακτεῖS.El.299; ἄμουσ᾽ ὑλακτῶν howling his uncouth songs, E.Alc.760.
II. trans., bark at, τινα Ar.V.1402, Isoc.1.29, Theoc.6.29: metaph., bark or snarl at, Plb.16.24.6; hence Vespasian called the Cynic Demetrius κύνα ὑλακτοῦντα, D.C.66.13.
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    • Aristophanes, Wasps, 904
    • Aristophanes, Wasps, 1402
    • Euripides, Alcestis, 760
    • Homer, Iliad, 18.586
    • Homer, Odyssey, 20.13
    • Isocrates, To Demonicus, 29
    • Sophocles, Electra, 299
    • Xenophon, On Hunting, 3.5
    • Xenophon, On Hunting, 9.2
    • Polybius, Histories, 16.24.6
    • Lucian, Necyomantia, 10
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