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absto

ab-sto, āre, abstehen = entfernt stehen, longius (Ggstz. propius stare), Hor. de art. poët. 362: abstandus est, er muß fern stehen, Plaut. trin. 264.

[Georges 1913]

* ab-sto, āre, 1, v. n., to stand off or at a distance from, to stand aloof: si longius abstes, Hor. A. P. 361.

[LewisShort]

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