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ŏnustus (hŏnust- ), a, um, adj. onus,
I.loaded, laden, burdened, freighted, etc. (class.).
B. Transf.
1. Filled, full, abounding in: “ager praedā onustus,Sall. J. 87, 1: “pharetrae telis,Tac. A. 12, 13.—
(β). With gen.: “auri,Plaut. Aul. 4, 2, 10.—
2. Full, satisfied with food (anteclass.): “quia sum onusta mei ex sententiā,Plaut. Cist. 1, 2, 7; id. Merc. 4, 4, 6: “corpus,overloaded, Lucr. 3, 113.—
II. Trop., loaded, burdened (ante-class.): “omnes exegit foras onustos fustibus,Plaut. Aul. 3, 1, 7: “corpus,burdened, weighed down with years, id. Men. 5, 2, 5: “onustum pectus porto laetitiā lubentiāque,id. Stich. 2, 1, 3: “fidicina dolis astutiisque,full of, id. Ep. 3, 2, 39: “corpus hesternis vitiis,Hor. S. 2, 2, 77.— Sup.: “carri onustissimi,Jul. Val. Res Gest. Alex. 2, 26, 14.
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