I.v. dep. n. [scurra, II.], to act the part of a jester; to play the buffoon (Horat.): “scurroregoipsemihi, populotu,” I play the buffoon on my own account, to please myself, Hor. Ep. 1, 17, 19: “scurrantisspeciempraebere,” of a buffoonish parasite, id. ib. 1, 18, 2.
A Latin Dictionary. Founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's Latin dictionary. revised, enlarged, and in great part rewritten by. Charlton T. Lewis, Ph.D. and. Charles Short, LL.D. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1879.
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