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mĭnĭtor , ātus, 1 (
I.inf. minitarier for minitari, Plaut. Am. 3, 4, 3; id. Rud. 3, 1, 15.—Act. collat. form minito , āre; v. infra fin.), v. dep. freq. [1. minor], to threaten, menace a person with any thing; constr. alicui aliquid, alicui aliquā re, with inf., with acc. and inf., and absol. (class.).
(β). Alicui aliquā re: “huic urbi ferro ignique minitantur,Cic. Phil. 11, 14, 37; 13, 21, 47: “huic urbi ferro flammāque minitans,id. Cat. 2, 1, 1 (Klotz, ferrum flammamque): “Caesari gladio,Sall. C. 49, 4.—With abl.: qui ferro minitere, Enn. ap. Fest. s. v. ningulus, p. 177 Müll. (Ann. v. 133 Vahl.).—
(γ). With inf.: “quod nunc minitare facere,Ter. Hec. 3, 4, 13.—
(δ). With acc. and inf.: “cur ergo minitaris tibi te vitam esse amissurum?Plaut. As. 3, 3, 2.—(ε) Absol.: “etiam, carnufex, Minitare?Plaut. Bacch. 4, 6, 16: “noli minitari,id. Mil. 2, 4, 19.—Act. collat. form mĭnĭto , āre (ante-class.): “quae minitas mihi,Plaut. Capt. 3, 5, 85: etiam minitas? Naev. ap. Non. 473, 32: “quid minitabas te facturum,Plaut. Fragm. ib. 33; Liv. Andron. Tr. 17.
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