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ē-rumpo , rūpi, ruptum, 3, v. a. and n.
I. Act., to cause to break or burst forth; to burst, sunder (rare; mostly ante-class.).
A. Lit.: “(brassica) tumida concoquit, eadem erumpit,Cato, R. R. 157, 3: “ignes,Lucr. 1, 725; cf. id. 6, 583; Cic. Arat. 111: “Achates et Aeneas erumpere nubem ardebant,Verg. A. 1, 580: “cum sanguis eruptus est,Scrib. Comp. 84: se erumpere, in the neuter signif., to break or burst forth, Lucr. 4, 1111; cf.: “portis se foras erumpunt,Caes. B. C. 2, 14, 1: “et caput, unde altus primum se erumpit Enipeus,Verg. G. 4, 368.—
B. Trop.: “gaudium,Ter. Eun. 3, 5, 2: “ne in me stomachum erumpant, cum sint tibi irati,Cic. Att. 16, 3, 1; Caes. B. C. 3, 8, 3; cf.: “iram in hostes,Liv. 36, 7, 13: sic illi invidiosa conjunctio ad bellum se erupit, Cael. ap. Cic. Fam. 8, 14, 2; Tib. 4, 1, 88.—Far more frequent and class.,
II. Neutr., to break out, to burst or sally forth.
A. Lit.
2. In partic., to burst forth in growing, to shoot up, sprout out: “folium e latere,Plin. 15, 14, 15, § 52: “lentor cortice,id. 13, 6, 12, § 54: “hordeum,id. 18, 7, 10, § 51: “dentes,id. 11, 37, 64, § 170.—
B. Trop., to break out, to burst forth: “cum illa conjuratio ex latebris atque ex tenebris erupisset,Cic. Sest. 4, 9: “si illustrantur, si erumpunt omnia?are disclosed, Cic. Cat. 1, 3: “qui ex media (oratione) erumpit,breaks away, digresses, Quint. 4, 3, 17: “risus quo pacto ita repente erumpat,id. de Or. 2, 58, 235; cf.: “aliquando vera vox,id. Phil. 10, 9, 19: “affectus,Quint. 9, 3, 54; cf. “lacrimae,id. 11, 3, 75: “verba vi quadam veritatis,id. 9, 2, 76 et saep.: “furor,Cic. Sull. 24; cf.: “curae privatae in certaminibus publicis erumpebant,Liv. 7, 21: “seditio,id. 28, 24, 12; Tac. H. 1, 26: “lumen dicendi per obstantia,Quint. 12, 9, 5: “ut odia occulta civium in fortunas optimi cujusque erumperent,Cic. Mur. 23, 47; cf. id. ib. 38, 81; id. Cat. 1, 13, 31; so, vitia in amicos, id. Lael 21: “iracundia in naves,Caes. B. C. 3, 8, 3: “conspirationes in rempublicam,Quint. 12, 7, 2 et saep.: “vereor ne istaec fortitudo in nervum erumpat,” i. e. may end in bringing you to the stocks, Ter. Phorm. 2, 2, 11 Ruhnk.; cf.: “aliquid in omnium perniciem,Liv. 34, 61: “omnia, quae per hoc triennium agitata sunt, in hos dies, in hos menses, in hoc tempus erumpunt,Cic. Mur. 38: “elisa (vox) in illum sonum erumpit,Quint. 11, 3, 51: “in aliquem voluptatis affectum,id. 8, 3, 4; 11, 3, 51; Tac. A. 11, 35; cf.: “in omne genus crudelitatis,Suet. Tib. 61; id. Cal. 6: “rem ad ultimum seditionis erupturam,Liv. 2, 45; cf.: “ad majora vitia,Suet. Ner. 27: “quorsus (dominatio) eruptura sit horremus,Cic. Att. 2, 21; cf.: “huc ejus affectus, ut, etc.,Quint. 9, 2, 64.
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