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Flashcards in Horace, Satires 1.3.41-62 Deck (40):
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errō errāre errāvi errātum

to wander; err, make a mistake

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error errōris m.

wandering, error, mistake

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nātus nātī m. (or gnātus)

son

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fastīdiō fastīdīre

to feel disgust, shrink, flinch, loathe, dislike, despise; show an aversion to (food or drink)

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strabō –ōnis m.

a person with a squint

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paetus –a –um

having a cast in the eye, having a slight squint

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pullus –ī m.

a chicken, a young animal, foal, young, offspring; chick; a term of endearment

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abortīvus –a –um

born prematurely

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olim

formerly; once, once upon a time; in the future

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Sīsyphus or –os –ī m.

Sisyphus, son of Æolus, king of Corinth, famous for his cunning and robberies

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vārus –a –um

crooked, bent; diverse, different

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distorqueō –torquēre –torsī –tortum

to turn awry, twist, distort

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scaurus –a –um

having swollen ankles; (perhaps) pigeon-toed

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prāvus –a –um

crooked; subst., pravum, i, n., perverseness, wrong, evil, falsehood

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fulciō fulcīre fulsī fultum

to strengthen, fortify, reinfforce; support, hold up

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tālus –ī m.

anklebone; ankle

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frūgī (indecl. adj.)

sober, thrifty

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iactāns –antis

arrogant, assuming, ambitious (> iacio)

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concinnus –a –um

neat, elegant

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postulō postulāre postulāvī postulātus

to demand, claim; require; ask/pray for

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truculentus –a –um

ferocious; n. pl. as subst., ferocity

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calidus –a –um

warm, hot; fiery, lusty; eager, rash, on the spot; having a warm climate/place

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numerō numerāre numerāvī numerātus

to count; count out as payment; reckon

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opīnor opīnārī opīnātus sum

to suppose, imagine

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iungō iungere iūnxī iūnctus

to join, unite; bring together, clasp (hands); connect, yoke, harness

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servō servāre servāvī servātus

to save, preserve

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sincērus –a –um

clean, pure, sound, not spoiled, uninjured, whole, entire, real, natural, genuine, sincere

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vās –is or vāsum –ī n.

vase, container

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incrustō –āre

to cover with a layer of something

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dēmissus –a –um

let down; hanging down; low, subdued; modest, unassuming; downcast (> demitto)

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tardus –a –um

slow, limping; deliberate; late

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cōgnōmen cōgnōminis n.

surname, family name; name

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pinguis pingue

fat, rich, fertile; also, plump, in good condition; dull, gross, heavy, stupid, doltish

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īnsidiae īnsidiārum f. pl.

ambush, plot, treachery

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latus latēris n.

side, flank

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obdō obdere obdidī obditum

to expose (to danger), leave open, leave unguarded

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versō versāre versāvī versātus

to keep turning/going round, spin, whirl; turn over and over; stir; maneuver

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vigeō –ēre –uī

to flourish

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crīmen crīminis n.

indictment/charge/accusation; blame/reproach/slander; verdict/judgment; sin/guilt; crime/offense/fault; cause of a crime, criminal; adultery

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astūtus –a –um

crafty