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con-quĕror , questus, 3,
I.v. dep. a. and n., to complain of a thing, or to bewail, lament passionately or much (class. in prose and poetry).
(α). With acc.: conqueri fortunam adversam non lamentari decet, Pac. ap. Cic. Tusc. 2, 21, 50: res suas adversum illum (mulier), Titin. ap. Non. p. 232, 22; cf.: “fortunas suas mecum (mulier),Plaut. Mil. 2, 1, 47: “decumarum imperia, bonorum direptiones, iniqua judicia, etc.,Cic. Verr. 2, 4, 50, § 111; cf.: “vim atque injuriam dictatoris apud patres,Liv. 8, 33, 4; 1, 53, 5; 40, 24, 6 al.; Auct. Her. 2, 31, 50; * Quint. 6, 1, 18; Tac. H. 1, 54 bis; Suet. Aug. 66; Tib. 1, 10, 54; Ov. M. 14, 243 al.: “aliquid pro re publicā,Cic. Sest. 2, 3.—
(β). With acc. and inf.: “se dissolvi,Lucr. 3, 612; so Suet. Tib. 10; 34; id. Claud. 2.—
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