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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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adj.

P. and V. ἐναντίος, P. ὑπεναντίος, V. ἀντίος.

Adverse: P. and V. προσάντης.

Reverse: P. and V. ἐναντίος; see reverse.

Of temper; P. and V. δύσκολος, δυσχερής, V. ἀνάρσιος.

Of wind: P. and V. ἐναντίος. Be contrary (of wind), v.: V. ἀντιοστατεῖν, P. and V. ἐναντιοῦσθαι (Thuc. 3, 49).

Let none think the contrary: V. μηδέ τῳ δόξῃ πάλιν (Aesch., Theb. 1040).

On the contrary: see contrariwise.

On the other hand: P. and V. αὖ, Ar. and V. αὖτε.

Contrary to, prep.: P. and V. παρά (acc.).