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ob-trūdo (collat. from obstrūdo ), si, sum, 3, v. a., thrust into or against (ante- and post-class.).
A. In gen.: “titionem inguinibus,App. M. 7, p. 200 fin.
B. In partic.
1. To gulp down, to swallow hastily: “obtrudamus pernam, sumen, glandium,Plaut. Curc. 2, 3, 87.—In the form obstrudo: “stans obstrusero aliquid strenue,id. Stich. 4, 2, 12; cf.: obstrudant obsatullent, ab avide trudendo ingulam, non sumendo cibum. Unde et obstrudulentum ... dixit Titinius: obstrudulenti aliquid, quod pectam sedens, etc., Paul. ex Fest. p. 193 Müll.—
2. Transf., to thrust, press, force, or obtrude upon one: “virginem alicui,Ter. And. 1, 5, 15: “palpum alicui,to wheedle, cajole one, Plaut. Ps. 4, 1, 35: “arma armis, corpora corporibus,to dash, force against, Amm. 16, 12: “tactu obtrudentia,Cael. Aur. Acut. 2, 37, 197 (but obstrusa, Sen. Ep. 68, 4, is a false reading for abstrusa).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Plautus, Curculio, 2.3
    • Plautus, Pseudolus, 4.1
    • Plautus, Stichus, 4.2
    • Seneca, Epistulae, 68.4
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