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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

P. and V. διώκειν, P. καταδιώκειν, ἐπιδιώκειν.

Hunt: P. and V. θηρᾶν (or mid.) (Xen., also Ar.), θηρεύειν, ἀγρεύειν (Xen.), κυνηγετεῖν (Xen., also Ar.), V. ἐκκυνηγετεῖν.

Met., seek eagerly: P. and V. θηρεύειν, V. θηρᾶν (or mid.).

Drive in pursuit: P. and V. ἐλαύνειν, V. ἐλαστρεῖν, τροχηλατεῖν.

Chase away: Ar. and P. ἀποδιώκειν; see drive away.

Run after: P. μεταθεῖν.

Join in chasing: P. συνδιώκειν (absol.).

Emboss: P. ἔκτυποῦν.


Pursuit: P. δίωξις, ἡ, V. δίωγμα, τό (also Plat. but rare P.), διωγμός, ὁ, μεταδρομή, ἡ (also Xen.).

Give chase: see pursue.

Hunt: P. and V. θήρα, ἡ (Plat.), ἄγρα, ἡ (Plat.), V. κυνήγια, ἡ.

Art of the chase, hunting: P. ἡ θηρευτική, κυνηγέσιον, τό.

Trophies of the chase: V. ἀγρεύματα, τά.

Of the chase, adj.: Ar. and P. θηρευτικός.

Fond of the chase: P. φιλόθηρος (Plat.).

Good at the chase: V. εὔθηρος.

Eager pursuit, subs.: Met., P. and V. θήρα, ἡ.

Search: P. and V. ζήτησις, ἡ.