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Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

Greek Monolingual

-η, -ο (Α ἀδάμαστος, -ον)
1. ακατάβλητος, άκαμπτος, ακατανίκητος
2. (για ζώα) αυτός που δεν δαμάστηκε ή δεν είναι δυνατόν να δαμαστεί, να τιθασευτεί, να εξημερωθεί, ο ατίθασος.
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < - στερητ. + δαμάζω.
ΠΑΡ. μσν. ἀδαμαστί.