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whet
used in The Odyssey by Homer (translated by: Butcher & Lang)

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Definition
to increase a sense or desire

or more rarely:  to sharpen a knife or other cutting edge
  • Thus did they whet each the other's rage right manfully before the lofty doors upon the polished threshold.
    Book 18 (8% in)

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