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σαλεύω σάλος cause to rock, make to oscillate, shake to and fro, Eur., Anth.; σα. τοὺς ὄχλους to stir them up, NTest.:—Pass. to be shaken to and fro, totter, reel, χθὼν σεσάλευται Aesch.
II.intr. to move up and down, to roll, toss, as on the sea, Xen.:—metaph. to toss like a ship at sea, to be tempest-tost, be in sore distress, Soph., Eur.
2.of a ship also, to ride at anchor: metaph., σα. ἐπί τινι to ride at anchor on one's friend, depend upon him, Plut.

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