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contract

κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
Democritus, fr. 115 D-K

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

Written agreement: P. συγγραφή, ἡ, συμβόλαιον, το, συνάλλαγμα, τό.

Convention: P. and V. σύμβασις, ἡ, συνθῆκαι, αἱ, σύνθημα, τό, P. ὁμολογία, ἡ.

Promise: P. and V. ὑπόσχεσις, ἡ.

Break contract with, v.: P. παρασυγγραφεῖν (acc.).

v. trans.

Make narrow: P. and V. συνάγειν.

Abridge: P. and V. συστέλλειν, συντέμνειν.

Acquire: P. and V. κτᾶσθαι, λαμβάνειν; see acquire.

Contract (the brows): Ar. συνάγειν; see knit.

Contract (debt): P. λαμβάνειν.

Contract (a disease): P. λαμβάνειν (Dem. 294), ἀναπίμπλασθαι (gen.); see catch.

Contract (hatred, odium, etc.): see incur.

Contract (a marriage): V. συνάπτειν, P. συνάπτεσθαι; see betroth.

Contract for, give out on contract: P. ἐκδιδόναι κατὰ συγγραφήν (acc.) (Dem. 268).

Be contractor for: P. ἐργολαβεῖν (acc.) (Xen.).

Contract with: P. συμβόλαιον συμβάλλειν (dat. or πρός, acc.).

Make agreement with: P. and V. συμβαίνειν (dat.).

V. intrans. Become narrow: P. and V. συνάγεσθαι, συστέλλεσθαι.

Promise: P. and V. ὑφίστασθαι, ὑπισχνεῖσθαι, V. ὑπίσχεσθαι.

Make an agreement: P. and V. συμβαίνειν, συντίθεσθαι.

Be a contractor: P. ἐργολαβεῖν.

Dutch > Greek

contract = συγγραφή, συμβόλαιον, συμβολή, συνάλλαγμα, συνθήκη

(Translation based on the reversal of Mijnwoordenboek's Ancient Greek to Dutch dictionary)