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impatience

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

Vehemence: P. σφοδρότης, ἡ, προπέτεια, ἡ. Quick temper: V. ὀξυθυμία, ἡ, τάχος φρενῶν, τό. Impatience of: P. and V. δυσχέρεια (gen.). Hear (a thing) with impatience: P. δυσχερῶς ἀκούειν (τι).