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Μὴ φῦναι τὸν ἅπαντα νικᾷ λόγον -> Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
Sophocles, Oedipus Coloneus l. 1225

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

Let in: P. and V. εἰσφρεῖν, παριέναι, εἰσδέχεσθαι, εἰσάγειν, προσδέχεσθαι, V. παρεισδέχεσθαι, ἐπεισφρεῖν, P. παραδέχεσθαι, προσίεσθαι, εἰσιέναι.

Confess: P. and V. ομολογεῖν, P. προσομολογεῖν, συνομολογεῖν.

Accept: P. and V. δέχεσθαι, προσδέχεσθαι.

Admit (a claim, etc.): P. and V. δέχεσθαι, προσίεσθαι, P ἀποδέχεσθαι.

Admit of: P. ἐνδέχεσθαι (acc.).

To admit of excuse: P. and V. συγγνώμην ἔχειν.