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frĕmo , ŭi, ĭtum, 3, v. n. and
1. Neutr., to make a low roaring, to roar, resound, to growl, murmur, rage, snort, howl (class.; “syn.: frendo, strideo, strepo, crepo): (ventus ibi) Speluncas inter magnas fremit ante tumultu,Lucr. 6, 581; cf. Verg. A. 1, 56: “venti immani turbine,Ov. Tr. 1, 2, 25: “mare,Val. Fl. 2, 646; cf.: “Ister tumidā aquā,id. 6, 329: “montes undaeque,Stat. Th. 12, 654: “saxa concita murali tormento,whiz, Verg. A. 12, 922: “viae laetitiā ludisque plausuque,resound, id. ib. 9, 717: “agri festis ululatibus,Ov. M. 3, 528: “irritata canum cum primum immane Molossūm Mollia ricta fremunt,Lucr. 5, 1064: “leo ore cruento,Verg. A. 9, 341; Plin. 8, 16, 19, § 48; cf. Varr. L. L. 7, § 104 Müll.: “equus,neighs, Verg. A. 11, 496; 599; Hor. C. 4, 14, 23; id. Epod. 9, 17: “lupus ad caulas,Verg. A. 9, 60: “tigres,Val. Fl. 2, 260: “fremant omnes licet, dicam quod sentio,to mutter, grumble, Cic. de Or. 1, 44, 195: “cum in basilica Julia ... omnia clamoribus fremerent,Quint. 12, 5, 6: “omnes magno circum clamore fremebant,Verg. A. 6, 175: “cunctique fremebant Caelicolae assensu vario,id. ib. 10, 96: “cuncti simul ore fremebant Dardanidae,id. ib. 1, 559; “5, 555: animisque fremens,id. ib. 12, 371; cf.: “stabat acerba fremens Aeneas,id. ib. 12, 398: “patres, erecti gaudio, fremunt,Liv. 6, 6, 17: rumor de tibicine Fremit in theatro, Phaedr. 5, 7, 21.—
II. Act., to murmur, grumble, growl, rage at or after any thing, to complain loudly.
(α). With acc.: “dixerat haec unoque omnes eadem ore fremebant,Verg. A. 11, 132: arma amens fremit; “arma toro tectisque requirit, Saevit amor ferri,id. ib. 7, 460: si plebs fremere imperia coepisset, i. e. to murmur at, Cass. ap. Serv. Verg. A. 1, 56.—
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