P.-viśati-, to go or come near, approach ; to sit down, take a seat (as men), lie down (as animals) etc. ; to enter ; to stop, settle one's self ; to sit near to ; to set (as the sun) ; to apply or devote one's self to, cultivate : CausalP.-veśayati-, to cause to sit down, summon or invite to sit down etc. ; to cause to settle
to sit down upon (accusative) (varia lectioadhy-upa-viś-) ; to sit down
P.-viśati-, to sit down round or near (accusative)
P.-viśati-, to sit down opposite to or before (accusative) ; to beset or besiege a person (to make him yield) : Causal-veśayate-, to cause a person to beset or besiege another ; to oppose, resist,
mfn. one who besets or besieges another
P.-viśati-, to sit down together or near, sit down on (locative caseaccusative,or genitive case with upari-) etc. ; to lie down upon (accusative) ; to encamp ; to oversleep (the right time for anything) : Causal-veśayati-, to cause to sit down, ask to be seated ; to cause to encamp
उपविश् 6 P. 1 To sit down, take a seat; एवमुक्त्वा$- र्जुनः संख्ये रथोपस्थ उपाविशत् Bg.1.47. -2 To sit near to, wait upon. -3 To pitch a camp, encamp. -4 To go down, set (as the sun). -5 To enter upon, practise; as प्रायम् उपविशति; so अनशनोपविष्ट. -6 To abstain from food, fast; सो$प्युक्त्वैवमुपाविशत् Bk.7.75. -7 To seize, take possession of. -Caus. To cause to sit down, place or set down.
उपविषः षम् 1 An artificial poison. -2 A narcotic, any poisonous drug; अर्कक्षीरं स्नुहीक्षीरं तथैव कलिहारिका । धत्तूरः करवीरश्च पञ्च चोपविषाः स्मृताः ॥ -षा N. of a plant (अतिविषा) It is a plant used in medicine. The bark is employed in dying. It is white, red and black (Atis or Betula). It is also referred to as उपविषाणिका.
verb (class 6 parasmaipada) to apply or devote one's self to (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to approach (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to cultivate (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to enter (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to go or come near (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to lie down (as animals) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to set (as the sun) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to settle one's self (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to sit down (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to sit near to (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to stop (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to take a seat (as men) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to void stool (Das, Rahul Peter (1990), 59) Frequency rank 1460/72933
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