to throw down or out, cast down, drop; fig. usually appld. to the eyes = cast down, hence transferred to the other senses and used in meaning “keep under, restrain, to have control over” (cp. also avakkhāyati);
aor ˚khipi AN.iv.264 (indriyāni);
ger ˚khipitvā Vin.iv.18 (id.)
pp [avakkhitta & okkhitta;](/define/avakkhitta & okkhitta;) (q.v.).
ava + khipati; Sk. avakṣipati