Ask at the forum if you have an Ancient or Modern Greek query!


Revision as of 10:00, 21 July 2017 by Spiros (talk | contribs) (CSV5)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

woodhouse 739.jpg


Plan: P. and V. γνώμη, ἡ, βουλή, ἡ, βούλευμα, τό, ἔννοια, ἡ (Plat.), ἐπίνοια, ἡ, Ar. and P. διάνοια, ἡ; see undertaking.

Device: P. and V. μηχάνημα, τό, πόρος, ὁ, μηχανή, ἡ, τέχνημα, τό, σόφισμα, τό.

Plot: P. ἐπιβουλή, ἡ, ἐπιβούλευμα, τό.

Trick: P. and V. δόλος, ὁ (rare P.).

Intrigue: P. κατασκεύασμα, τό.

Conspiracy: Ar. and P. συνωμοσία, ἡ.

Outline: P. τύπος, ὁ; see outline.

v. trans.

Device: P. and V. μηχανᾶσθαι, τεχνᾶσθαι, βουλεύειν; see devise.

Scheme for: P. ἐπιβουλεύειν (τί τινι).

Absol., form plots: P. and V. ἐπιβουλεύειν, V. μηχανορραφεῖν.

Be cunning: Ar. and V. σοφίζεσθαι (Eur., I A. 744).

Conspire: P. and V. συνομνύναι.

Scheme against: P. and V. ἐπιβουλεύειν (dat.).

Scheme with, intrigue with: P. and V. πράσσειν (dat. or πρός, acc. or εἰς, acc.).