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incurso , āvi, ātum, 1,
I.v. freq. n. and a. [incurro], to run to or against, to dash or strike against, to assault, attack (class.).
I. Lit.
(β). With the simple acc.: “aliquem pugnis,to pitch into, Plaut. Rud. 3, 4, 16: “(me) boves incursent cornibus,id. Aul. 2, 2, 57: ubi vivos homines mortui incursant boves (meaning raw hides as whips), id. As. 1, 1, 22: “agros Romanos,to make an incursion into, Liv. 5, 31, 5; 2, 48, 6; 6, 36, 1: “latera,id. 22, 18, 14.—In pass.: “agmen incursatum ab equitibus hostium,Liv. 24, 41; Tac. A. 15, 1.—With dat.: “silvasque tenent delphines, et altis Incursant ramis,Ov. M. 1, 303: “rupibus incursat,runs against the rocks, id. ib. 14, 190.—
2. In partic., to fall upon, assault a woman carnally (post - class.): “nuptam alienam,Tert. Pud. 4.—
II. Trop.: “incursabit in te dolor meus,Cic. Att. 12, 41, 2: “in omnes amicos atque inimicos, notos atque ignotos,Auct. Her. 4, 39, 51.
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