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Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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P. and V. βάλλειν, ῥίπτειν, ἀφιέναι, μεθιέναι (rare P.), Ar. and V. ἱέναι, V. δικεῖν (2nd aor.), ἰάπτειν; see throw.

Be cast in damages: Ar. and P. ὀφλισκάνειν.

Cast in one's mind: see ponder.

Cast lots: P. and V. κληροῦσθαι; see lot.

No lot was cast: V. κλῆρος . . . οὐκ ἐπάλλετο (Soph., Ant. 396).

Cast metal: Ar. χοανεύειν (absol.); see mould.

Cast a vote: P. and V. ψῆφον φέρειν, ψῆφον τίθεσθαι; see vote.

Cast about: see scatter.

Cast about for: see seek.

Cast around: P. and V. περιβάλλειν.

Cast (glances) around: V. κυκλοῦν διαφέρειν; see roll.

They stood upright and cast glances around: ἔστησαν ὀρθαὶ καὶ διήνεγκαν κόρας (Eur., Bacch. 1087).

Cast ashore: see under ashore.

Cast aside: P. and V. ἀποβάλλειν, ἐκβάλλειν, ἀπορρίπτειν, μεθιέναι, ἀφιέναι, V. ἐκρίππειν.

Lose wilfully: P. and V. ἀποβάλλειν, P. προΐεσθαι.

Reject: P. and V. ἀπωθεῖν (or mid.), παρωθεῖν (or mid.), διωθεῖσθαι; see reject.

Cast away: P. and V. ἀποβάλλειν, ἀπορρίπτειν; see cast aside.

Cast down: P. and V. καταβάλλειν, V. καταρρίπτειν; see throw down.

Cast down upon: V. ἐγκατασκήπτειν (τί τινι), ἐπεμβάλλειν (τι).

Bring low: P. and V. καθαιρεῖν, V. καταρρέπειν, κλίνειν.

Be cast down: Met., P. and V. ἀθυμεῖν, V. δυσθυμεῖσθαι.

Cast in: P. and V. εἰσβάλλειν, ἐμβάλλειν; see throw in.

Cast in one's teeth: P. and V. ὀνειδίζειν (τί τινι).

Cast off: see cast aside, throw off.

V. intrans. Of a ship: P. and V. ἀπαίρειν, ἀνάγεσθαι.

Cast on: P. and V. ἐπιβάλλειν (τί τινι).

Cast out: P. and V. ἐκβάλλειν, ἐξωθεῖν, ἀποβάλλειν, ἀπωθεῖν, ἀπορρίπτειν, V. ἐκρίπτειν.

Cast out as a prey to dogs and birds: κυσὶν πρόβλητος οἰωνοῖς θʼ ἕλωρ (Soph., Aj. 830).

Be cast out: P. and V. ἐκπίπτειν, V. ἐκπίτνειν.

Cast up: P. and V. ἀνιέναι, ἀναδιδόναι (Eur., Frag.); see throw up.

Reckon: P. and V. λογίζεσθαι.

Of the sea: see cast ashore, under ashore.

Cast up in one's teeth: P. and V. ὀνειδίζειν (τί τινι).


Act of throwing: P. ῥῖψις, ἡ.

Throw, range: P. and V. βολή, ἡ.

Of the dice: V. βλῆμα, τό, βολή, ἡ; see throw.

Of a quoit: V. δίσκημα, τό (Soph., Frag.).

Casting of a vote: P. and V. ψήφου φορά, ἡ.

Of a net in fishing: V. βόλος, ὁ.

The man approaches within range of our cast: V. ἁνὴρ εἰς βόλον καθίσταται (Eur., Bacch. 847).

Cast in metal: P. and V. τύπος, ὁ.

Shape, character: P. and V. τύπος, ὁ, σχῆμα, τό.