previous next

prō-pūgnō āvī, ātus, āre,

to go forth to fight, sally, make sorties: ex silvis rari, Cs.—To fight in defence, repel an assault, resist: uno tempore propugnare et munire, Cs.: pro suo partu: multos e muris propugnantes hastā transfixit, Cu.: munimenta, defend, Ta.—Fig., to contend, argue in defence, be a champion: pro illorum famā: pro salute.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: