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Τὰ πάντα ῥεῖ καὶ οὐδὲν μένει -> Everything flows and nothing stands still
Heraclitus

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

Win for oneself: P. and V. κτᾶσθαι, φέρεσθαι, κομίζεσθαι, εὑρίσκεσθαι, ἐκφέρεσθαι, Ar. and V. φέρειν (also Plat. but rare P.), εὑρίσκειν, V. ἄρνυσθαι (also Plat. but rare P.), ἀνύτεσθαι.

Obtain: P. and V. κτᾶσθαι, κατακτᾶσθαι, λαμβάνειν, P. περιποιεῖσθαι.

Acquire by labour: V. ἐκπονεῖν, ἐκμοχθεῖν.

Acquire in addition: P. and V. ἐπικτᾶσθαι, P. προσκτᾶσθαι.

Help to acquire, : P. συγκτᾶσθαι (τί, τινι), συγκατακτᾶσθαι (τί, τινι).