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ajjhottharati

, pr. 3 sg. (adhi-ava + √stṛ, some-
times spelt
°ottarati as from adhi-ava (or ut-) + √tṛ),
generally meaning 'to cover, to spread over' in various
combinations; thus:
(a) to fall and remain lying,
covering something:
Ja I 61,20 (turiyāni ~itvā nipaj-
jiṁsu); AN III 92,2 = Pp 67,26 foll, (abhinisīdati
abhinipajjati ~ati; — avattharati, Pp-a); part. pass.
~iyamāna, AN III 92,3 = Pp 67,28; — (b) to flow
over, overspread:
Mil 296,14-17 (sadevakaṁ lokaṁ;
dvādasa yojanāni); Sv II 232,9 (expl. 'ajjhokirati');
Ps II 330,9 (Vajjiraṭṭhaṁ); Ja III 289,14 (~itvā);
— (c) to fill (with): Dhp-a I 426,4 (aor. ~ari, nagaraṁ
gandhena; Ed. avatthari); III 30,17 (seṭṭhidhītaraṁ
pubbasineho ~ari); Ja I 330,20 (Ee °ottari); do.
with pass, sense
(= was flooded), Vv-a 48,1 (gāma-
padeso); — (d) to cover (with), to spread out: Ps II
563,16 (khip[p]aṁ gahetvā macche ~ante); II 260,11
(pāsa-rāsim ~itvā); III 291,3 (dānaṁ mahantaṁ
~itvā); — (e) to transgress (boundaries): Vin I 111,15
(sīmāya sīmaṁ ~anti, 'to encompass', Trsl; Sp); ib.
20 (pot. ~eyya; grd. ~aritabba); Ps II 215,17 (vatiṁ
ajjhottharantā pavisanti, 'passing over'); — (f) to
overcome, overwhelm:
Ja I 410,11' (atibhavati +
~ati — 'ativattati'); Dhp-a I 75,12 (abhibhavati
+ ~ati — 'pasahati'); Mil 338,22 (abhibhavati +
~ati); Spk I 402,12 (= 'ajjhārūhati'); Ja I 163,19'
(= 'atibhoti'; vañcetī ti attho); As 400,18 ('anvā-
ssaveyyuṁ' = anuppabandheyyum + ~eyyuṁ);
Ja I 333,3 (inf. ~ituṁ asakkontā); Ja I 72,5 (part,
med.
~aramānā); 73,4 (udakena naṁ ~itvā, 'to
deluge'
); Mil 336,27 (atikkamitvā atisayitvā + ~itvā,
'to surpass').