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in-vĕnustus , a, um, adj.
I. Not elegant or graceful, ungraceful, not beautiful, unattractive: “scortillum,Cat. 10, 4: “non invenustus actor,Cic. Brut. 67, 237: “res,Cat. 12, 5: “arbustum,Col. 5, 6, 37. —
II. (Without Venus, i. e.) Unfortunate in love: “invenustae sine munditia et sumptu,Plaut. Poen. 1, 2, 37: “homo invenustus aut infelix,Ter. And. 1, 5, 10 Don. ad loc.—Adv.: in-vĕnustē , not elegantly, ungracefully (postAug.): “non invenuste dici videtur,Quint. 1, 6, 27: “ludere,Gell. 17, 12, 3; App. de Mundo, p. 70.
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