|sharp, keen, eager, severe, fierce||acer|
|(+ dat.) to study, pursue eagerly, be eager for||studio|
|a bitter jest, when it comes too near the truth, leaves a sharp sting behind it (Tacitus)||asperæ facetiæ, ubi nimis ex vero traxere, acrem sui memoriam relinquunt|
|a Manlian (i.e., a harsh and severe sentence; a reference to Titus Manlius, who ordered his son to be scourged and beheaded for defying his orders)||manliana|
|a more severe war lurks under the guise of peace (Claudian)||Mars gravior sub pace latet|
|a punishment always appears far more severe when it is inflicted by a merciful man (Seneca)||gravior multo pœna videtur, quæ a miti viro constituitur|
|a sharp point||mucro|
|a sharp point, edge, dagger point||mucro|
|all pain is either severe or slight; if slight, it is easily borne; if severe, it will no doubt be brief (Cicero)||omnis dolor aut est vehemens, aut levis; si levis, facile fertur, si vehemens, certe brevis futurus est|
|ambition, avarice, party spirit, eager desire||cupiditas|
|Attic salt (i.e., a keen wit) (Pliny the Elder)||sal Atticum|
|be eager for||studio|
|be eager for, concentrate on, study (takes dative object)||studeō, studēre, studuī|
|brave men are begotten by the brave and good; there is in steers and in horses the virtue of their sires, nor does the fierce eagle beget the dove (Horace)||fortes creantur fortibus et bonis; est in juvencis, est in equis patrum virtus, nec imbellem feroces progenerant aquilæ columbam|
|eager||intrepidus, expetens, acer|
|eager desire||cupiditas, sitis|
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