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āvaṭṭeti

, pr. 3 sg. (caus. of ăvaṭṭati), 1. to turn
round, draw to; to win over, convert, entice, seduce;

aññatitthiyānaṁ sāvake ~eti (Tr. āvaddheti), M I
375,14 = 381,28 = A II 190,27 (āvaṭṭetvā pari-
kkhipitvā gaṇhāti, Ps III 56,5 ad M I 375,13);
abs. ~etvā, janaṁ ~etvā ~etvā khādanti, Mp 296,4;
— (cf. āvaṭṭanī); — 2. syn. of (w. r. for?) āvajjeti
1. q. v. [cf. smaller PW s. v. ā-vart caus. 11)];
bhavaṅgaṁ ~eti (Tr. āvaddheti), As 269,13; Ss
62,8; — part. pr. med. bhavaṅgaṁ ~ayamānaṁ
uppajjati, Abhidh-av 13,5; — — abs. bhavaṅgaṁ
~etvā, Vism 669,29 (vinivaṭṭetvā cittassa bhavaṅ-
gavasena vattitaṁ adatvā, mhṭ (Se) III 583,18);
bhavaṅgaṁ ~etvā uppajjamāna-manasikāro, Ps II
229,29.