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in-tŏno , ŭi (āvi), 1, v. n.,
I.to thunder (class.).
B. Transf., to make a noise, resound: “et clipeum super intonat ingens,Verg. A. 9, 709: “concussa arma intonuere,Sil. 2, 213: “unus praecipue servus tam valde intonuit, ut,Petr. 78: “ingenti latratu canis,Plin. 8, 40, 61, § 142: “Eurus Intonat Aegaeo,Val. Fl. 2, 365.—
2. Pregn., to bring down with a thundering sound: “clavam superne intonat,Val. Fl. 3, 169; cf.: “Eois intonata fluctibus hiems,Hor. Epod. 2, 51.—
II. Trop., to cry out vehemently; to thunder forth: “hesternā contione intonuit vox perniciosa tribuni,Cic. Mur. 38, 81: “exsurgit atque intonat ore,Verg. A. 6, 607: “intonet horrendum,Juv. 6, 485: “cum haec intonuisset plenus irae,Liv. 3, 48: “minas,Ov. Am. 1, 7, 46; Prop. 2, 1, 40: “silvae intonuere,Verg. A. 7, 515; Ov. F. 4, 267. —Poet.: (Fortuna) simul intonuit, proxima quaeque fugat, has threatened, Ov. P. 2, 3, 24: “armis urbi,Sil. 14, 298.
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