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abnuto

ab-nūto, āre (Intens. v. abnuo, s. Paul. ex Fest. 27, 18), wiederholt abwinken, durch ein Zeichen ablehnen, quid mi abnutas? was winkst du mir zu schweigen? Plaut. capt. 611: quid te adirier abnutas? Enn. tr. 407 (306): abnutemus verum, Arnob. 2, 78.

[Georges 1913]

ab-nūto, āvi, ātum, 1, v. freq. [id.], to deny (by a nod) often, to refuse: quid te adiri (Vahl. adirier; Rib. adiri tam) abnutas, Enn. ap. Cic. de Or. 3, 41, 164 (where Cic. censures the word as less forcible than vetas, prohibes, absterres, and the like): quid mi abnutas? Tibi ego abnuto? Plaut. Capt. 3, 4, 79.

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