Ask at the forum if you have an Ancient or Modern Greek query!

vehementer

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

vĕhĕmenter: (vēmenter), adv. vehemens.
I (Acc. to vehemens, I.) Eagerly, impetuously, ardently, violently, earnestly, vehemently, etc.: vehementer irata, Plaut. Truc. 2, 6, 64; id. Merc. 5, 2, 82: vos credere hoc mihi vehementer velim, Ter. Eun. 5, 8, 39: se agere, Cic. Phil. 8, 5, 16: quae vehementer, acriter, animose fiunt, id. Tusc. 4, 23, 51: vehementer eos incusavit, Caes. B. G. 1, 40: commotus, id. ib. 1, 37.—Comp.: insectari aliquem vehementius, Cic. Lael. 16, 57: nisi alicui vehementius minari, id. Verr. 2, 4, 66, § 149: vehementius equos incitare, Caes. B. C. 2, 41.—Sup.: vehementissime contendere, Caes. B. C. 3, 17: proeliari, Auct. B. G. 8, 30: vehementissime sibi animum ad virtutem adcendi, Sall. J. 4, 5. —
II (Acc. to vehemens, II.) Strongly, forcibly, powerfully, exceedingly, extremely, very much: fluctuare video vehementer mare, Plaut. Rud. 4, 1, 12: astringere manus, id. Capt. 3, 5, 9; cf. id. Curc. 4, 4, 12; id. Mil. 2, 2, 50: vehementer id retinebatur, Cic. Rep. 2, 32, 56: hoc te vehementer etiam atque etiam rogo, id. Att. 16, 16, D: displicere, id. ib. 13, 21, 3: quod vehementer ad has res Attinet, Lucr. 4, 29: (res) vehementer ad me pertinet, Cael. ap. Cic. Fam. 8, 8, 10: vitium vehementer effugere, Lucr. 4, 823.— Comp.: ingemere vehementer, Cic. Rep. 6, 12, 12.—Sup.: se vehementissime exercere in aliquā re, Cic. de Or. 1, 33, 152: probare, Licin. Calv. ap. Charis. p. 198 P.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

vĕhĕmentĕr,⁸ avec violence, impétuosité, emportement, passion : Cic. Phil. 8, 16 ; Tusc. 4, 51 ; vehementius Cic. Læl. 57 ; -issime Cæs. C. 3, 17 || vivement, instamment, fortement : vehementer displicere Cic. Att. 13, 21, 3, déplaire vivement : vehementer id retinebatur Cic. Rep. 2, 56, c’était maintenu fortement, énergiquement ; se vehementissime exercere in aliqua re Cic. de Or. 1, 152, s’exercer dans une chose avec la plus grande énergie ; vehementer errare Cic. Fin. 2, 9, se tromper lourdement ; hæc tam vehementer repugnantia Cic. Ac. 2, 44, ces choses si contradictoires ; vehementer utilis Cic. Balbo 60, fortement utile || [parler] avec véhémence : Cic. de Or. 1, 227.

Latin > German (Georges)

vehementer, Adv. (vehemens), I) heftig, hitzig (Ggstz. leniter), agere, Cic.: ingemuisse vehementius, Cic.: se vehementissime exercere in alqa re, Caes. – II) übtr., gewaltig, gar sehr, höchst, bei Verben, hoc te veh. etiam atque etiam rogo, Cic.: veh. delectari, Cic.: vehementer gratulari de alqa re, Cic.: vehementissime displicet, Cic. – bei Adjj., veh. irata, Plaut.: veh. castus, Cornif. rhet.: veh. carus, Sall.: veh. utilis, Cic.: veh. moderatus, Cic.: veh. vitiosus, Cic.: veh. saucius, Auct. b. Hisp.: vehementissime necessarius, Cic.: erit mihi vehementissime gratum, Cic. – bei Advv., veh. adhuc agit severe, Cic. ad Att. 1, 13, 3.

Latin > English

vehementer vehementius, vehementissime ADV :: vehemently, vigorously; exceedingly, very much