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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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v. trans.

P. and V. δέχεσθαι, ἐκδέχεσθαι, προσδέχεσθαι, ἀποδέχεσθαι, Ar. and P. ὑποδέχεσθαι.

Take, receive: P. and V. λαμβάνειν; see receive.

Agree to: P. and V. δέχεσθαι, ἐκδέχεσθαι, ἐνδέχεσθαι.

Acquiesce in: P. and V. στέργειν (acc. or dat.), V. αἰνεῖν (acc.), P. ἀγαπᾶν (acc. or dat.) (also Ar. absol.).

Believe, trust: P. and V. πείθεσθαι (dat.), πιστεύειν (dat.).