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ob-vĭo , āvi, 1, v. n., meet (post-class.).
I. In gen.: “alicui,Hier. Ep. 5, 1: “sibi,Vulg. Psa. 84, 11.—
II. In partic.
A. In a hostile sense, to withstand, resist, oppose: “alicui,Macr. S. 7, 5: “suae confessioni,Dig. 39, 5, 30.—
B. To prevent, hinder, obviate: “grandini,Pall. 1, 35, 14: “vermibus,id. Mart. 10, 4.
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