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ῥώομαι 1

to move with speed or violence, to dart, rush, rush on, Hom.; . περὶ πυρήν Od.; ἀμφ᾽ Ἀχελώιον ἐρρώσαντο danced about Achelous, Il.; χορὸν ἐρρώσαντο plied the lusty dance, Hhymn.; ὑπὸ ῥώοντο ἄνακτι lustily they moved under the king's weight, Il.; so, γούνατα ἐρρώσαντο Od.; also of the hair, ἐρρώοντο μετὰ πνοιῇς ἀνέμοιο it waved streaming in the wind, Il.

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