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inter-verto (-vorto ), ti, sum, 3, v. a., turn aside, turn or draw in another direction, divert.
II. Trop., to alter, change for the worse, pervert: “recta ingenia,Sen. Cons. ad Marc. 22, 1: “rationes,to falsify accounts, Front. Strat. 3, 16, 3.—
2. Esp., to cheat out of, defraud of a thing: aliquem aliqua re, to cheat, defraud (anteand post-class.): “ut me muliere intervorteret,Plaut. Ps. 3, 2, 110: possessione dominum, Gell. 11, 18, 13.— With acc. alone: “quem intervortam?Plaut. As. 2, 1, 10; Dig. 41, 2, 20. —
C. To spend, squander, waste, Tac. H. 2, 95: “interversis patroni rebus,id. A. 16, 10.
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