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-pingo , pinxi, pictum, 3 (
I.perf. syncop. depinxti, Plaut. Poen. 5, 2, 154), v. a.
I. To depict, portray, paint, draw, represent by painting (rare but class.).
2. To paint, color: “oculos stibio,Vulg. 4 Reg. 9, 30.—
B. Trop., by speech or in thought, to portray, represent, sketch, describe, imagine, conceive: “formam verbis,Plaut. Poen. 5, 2, 154; cf. Quint. 8, 3, 63: “in illa (sc. republica), quam sibi Socrates Peripatetico illo in sermone depinxerit,Cic. Rep. 2, 29: “vitam hujusce,Cic. Rosc. Am. 27, 74: “minuta quaedam nimiumque depicta,too elaborately defined, id. Or. 12, 39: “quidvis cogitatione,” i. e. to imagine, id. N. D. 1, 15, 39; cf. id. Ac. 2, 15, 48.—
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