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χορτ-άζω ,
A.feed, fatten, prop. of cattle (Ael.Dion.Fr.326), “χ. ἕλικας βόας ἔνδον ἐόνταςHes.Op.452; χορτάσω τὸν κάνθαρον (the beetle being comically treated as a horse), Ar.Pax176; τούτοισι (sc. σιτίοις . . τοῦτον χορτάσω ib.139; c. acc. rei, Pl.R.372d:—Pass., eat their fill, of cattle, ib.586a; τινος of a thing, Thphr.CP4.9.1.
II. of persons, feed,βολβοῖς ἐμαυτὸν χορτάσωEub.7.5; “ θυγάτηρ τὴν μητέρα οὐκ ἐχόρτασεν οὔτε μήτηρ τὴν θυγατέραSupp.Epigr.6.187 (Phrygia): c. gen., fill full of . . , θεράπευε καὶ χόρταζε τῶν μονῳδιῶν (metaph.) Ar.Fr.154:—Pass., c. acc., “χορταζόμενοι γάλα λευκόνCratin.142 (hex.): c. dat., “χ. ἅπασιν ἀγαθοῖςAmphis 28: c. gen., “στεμφύλωνArist.Fr.107: metaph., “λύπηςPs.-Callisth.2.22; “ζωῆςLXX To.12.9; “ἔν τινιPs.16(17).15: abs., feast, κεχόρτασμαι . . οὐ κακῶς Eub.30.1, cf. Araros 21, Nicostr.20, Men.465, Ev.Marc.7.27, Arr. Epict.1.9.19.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Aristophanes, Peace, 139
    • Aristophanes, Peace, 176
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 452
    • New Testament, Mark, 7.27
    • Plato, Republic, 372d
    • Plato, Republic, 586a
    • Old Testament, Tobit, 12.9
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