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Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

P. and V. πραύνειν.

Stop, check: P. and V. παύειν.

Make lighter: P. and V. ἐπικουφίζειν, ἀπαντλεῖν (Plat.), V. ἐξευμαρίζειν, κουφίζειν.

Lull to rest: P. and V. κοιμίζειν (Plat.), V. κοιμᾶν.

Assuage one's thirst: use P. and V. πίνειν; see quench.