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incontĭnentĭa , ae, f. incontinens.
I. Lit., inability of containing or retaining (post-Aug.): “urinae,Plin. 20, 15, 57, § 161.—
II. Trop., inability of restraining one's desires, greediness, incontinence (class.): “multa de incontinentia intemperantiaque disseruit,Cic. Cael. 11, 25.
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