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φῡσάω, Ion. pres. part. φυσέων Call.Iamb.1.101 (rightly censured by Sch. in PSI9.1094.30): (φῦσα):

I. abs., blow, puff (opp. ἀάζω, Arist.Pr.964a11), of bellows, φῦσαι ..ἐφύσων Il.18.470; of the wind, 23.218; of men, φυσητῆρας ἐσθέντες ..φυσῶσι τοῖσι στόμασι Hdt.4.2, cf. Th.4.100, Call.l.c.; δεινὰ φυσᾷ snorts furiously, E.IA381 (troch.); metaph. from a flute-player, φυσᾷ γὰρ οὐ σμικροῖσιν αὐλίσκοις S.Fr. 768; μέγαφυσᾶν, Lat. magnum spirare, E.IA125 (anap.); οἱ φυσῶντες ἐφ' ἑαυτοῖς μέγα Men.302; μεγάλα φ. Id.Epit.492, Ph.2.85; ἡλίκον ἐφύσα τότε Luc.Nec.12; αἷμαφυσῶν Ἄρης breathing blood and murder, S.El.1385 (lyr.); πολιτικὸν φύσημα φ. swell with political pride, Pl. Alc.2.145e; abs., παύου φυσῶν Ephipp.5.20 (anap.); οὐκ ἐφύσων οἱ Λάκωνες ὡς ἀπόρθητοί ποτε; Antiph.117 (troch.); τῇ γένῇ φυσῶντες Herod.2.32; φυσῶσα ἐπὶ τῷ γένει D.Chr.58.5.

II. trans., puff or blow up, distend, φ. κύστιν blow up a bladder, Ar.Nu.405 (anap.); of bag-pipers, Id.Ach.863; φ. δίκτυον, prov. of labour in vain, Phryn. PSp.121 B.; φ. τὴν γνάθον, of one going to be shaved, Ar.Th.221 (but φ. τὰς γνάθους to puff them up, of pride, D.19.314); distend, of disease, AP11.13 (Ammian.):—
Pass., ἀσκοὶ πεφυσαμένοι Sophr. in PSI11.1214d9 (cf. Epich.246); φλέβας φυσωμένας Hdt.4.2; ἡ γαστὴρ ἐπεφύσητό μου Ar.Pl.699; πρόβατα ἀποδαρέντα καὶ φυσηθέντα X.An.3.5.9; πεφυσημένοι puffy, swollen, opp. εὔχροοι, Id.Lac.5.8.

b. later of a solid swelling, e.g. of the tongue, ὅταν φυσηθῇ Aët.8.40; of the male breasts at puberty, φυσῶνται κατὰ ποσόν Paul.Aeg.6.46.

2. metaph., puff one up, make him vain, and so cheat him, D.13.12, 59.38; φ. αὐτὸς ἑαυτόν Aristaenet.1.27:—
Pass., to be puffed up, ἐπὶ δυνάμει X.Mem.1.2.25, cf. D.59.97, Arr.Epict.2.16.10; ὑπὸ τῆς τύχης Plu. 2.68f; πεφυσημένοι τὴν ψυχήν D.Chr.30.19.

3. blow up, kindle, τὸ πῦρ Pherecr.60, Dionys.Com.2.16; τὸν φανόν Philippid.16: but also,

4. blow out, extinguish, τὴν λαμπάδα Ar.Ra.1098 (anap.), cf. Thphr.Ign.28 (Pass.).

5. blow out, spurt or spout out, φυσῶντ' ἄνω πρὸς ῥῖνας ..αἷμα S.Aj.918.

6. blow a wind instrument, φ. κόχλους E. IT303; also φυσᾶν abs., Ar.Av.859, cf. Epigr. ap. Ath.8.337f; φυσᾶντες (Boeot.) Ar.Ach.868; χέρ' ἐφύση blew into .., Theoc.19.3:—
Pass., κόχλου φυσηθέντος Id.22.77.

7. Pass., to be blown about, ἀκάνθης πάππος ὣς φυσώμενος S.Fr.868; πέτεται [ὁ πάππος] .., ὑπὸ τῶν παιδίων φ. Eub.107.22.