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dicam quod sentio
I will give you my true opinion.
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ut hoc utar or afferam
to use this example.
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ut in eodem simili verser
to use the same simile, illustration.
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ut semel or in perpetuum dicam
to say once for all.
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ut verius dicam
to put it more exactly.
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ut planius dicam
to express myself more plainly.
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ut levissime dicam (opp. ut gravissimo verbo utar)
to use the mildest expression.
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ne in re nota et pervulgata multus sim
not to be diffuse on such a well-known subject.
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ne diutius vos demorer
not to be prolix.
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ne longus, multus sim
not to be prolix.
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ne longum sit
not to be prolix.
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ut eorum, quae dixi, summam faciam
to sum up...
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ut brevi praecīdam
in short; to be brief.
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ut brevi comprehendam
in short; to be brief.
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ut paucis (brevi, breviter) complectar
in short; to be brief.
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ut paucis (rem) absolvam
in short; to be brief.
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ne multa, quid plura? sed quid opus est plura?
in short; to be brief.
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denique
in short; to be brief.
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ut breviter dicam
to put it briefly.
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ne (quid) gravius dicam
to say the least...
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ne dicam
not to say... (used in avoiding a stronger expression).
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ut plura non dicam
to say nothing further on...
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ut non (nihil) dicam de...
not to mention...
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ut ita dicam
so to speak (used to modify a figurative expression).
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ut Ciceronis verbis utar
to use Cicero's expression; to say with Cicero (not ut cum Cicerone loquar).
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ut ait Cicero (always in this order)
as Cicero says.
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navigia speculatoria
reconnoitring-vessels.
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ex eo navium concursu magnum incommodum est acceptum
much damage was done by this collision.
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vela armamentaque
sails and rigging.
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navem capere, intercipere, deprehendere
to capture a boat.
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in navem (hostium) transcendere
to throw grappling irons on board; to board.
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copulas, manus ferreas (in navem) inicere
to throw grappling irons on board; to board.
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classes concurrunt (Liv. 26. 39)
the fleets charge.
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navem, classem deprimere, mergere
to sink a ship, a fleet.
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navem expugnare
to board and capture a boat.
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navem rostro percutere
to charge, ram a boat.
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navem expedire
to clear for action.
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pugnam navalem facere
to fight a battle at sea.
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navis praetoria (Liv. 21. 49)
the admiral's ship; the flagship.
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aestu incitato
at high tide.
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deperire
to founder, go down.
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litora ac portus custodia clausos tenere
to keep the coast and harbours in a state of blockade.
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portu, terra prohiberi (B. C. 3. 15)
to be unable to land.
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escensionem facere (of troops)
to land, disembark.
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exire, egredi in terram
to land, disembark.
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exire ex, de navi
to land, disembark.
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in ancoris esse, stare, consistere
to ride at anchor.
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ad ancoras deligari
to ride at anchor.
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ad ancoram consistere
to ride at anchor.
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naves (classem) constituere (in alto)
to make fast boats to anchors.
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