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σβέννῦμι

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

English (Autenrieth)

aor. 1 ἔσβεσεν, σβέσαν, inf. σβέσσαι, aor. 2 ἔσβη: aor. 1, trans., quench, extinguish, Il. 23.237; then quell, calm, allay, Il. 9.678, Il. 16.621.—Aor. 2, intrans., of fire, go out, Il. 9.471; of wind, go down, cease, Od. 3.182.