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fūmo , āre, v. n. fumus, smoke, steam, reek, fume.
I. Lit. (class.): “acri sulphure montes Oppleti calidis ubi fumant fontibus aucti,Lucr. 6, 748: “late circum loca sulphure fumant,Verg. A. 2, 698: “recenti fossione terram fumare calentem,Cic. N. D. 2, 9, 25: “est animadversum, fumare aggerem, quem cuniculo hostes succenderant,Caes. B. G. 7, 24, 2: “tepidusque cruor fumabat ad aras,Verg. A. 8, 106: “cum fumant altaria donis,Lucr. 6, 752; Hor. C. 3, 18, 8: “fumantes pulvere campos,Verg. A. 11, 908: “equos fumantes sudore,id. ib. 12, 338: quod ita domus ipsa fumabat, smoked, reeked (with banquets), Cic. Sest. 10, 24 (cf. Sen. Ep. 64): et jam summa procul villarum culmina fumant, are smoking (with fires for the preparation of food), i. e. evening approaches, Verg. E. 1, 83.—
II. Trop.: “si nullus terror, non obruta jam nunc Semina fumarent belli,Sil. 1, 654.
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