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

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P. and V. κρύπτειν, ἀποκρύπτειν, συγκρύπτειν, P. κατακρύπτειν, ἐπικαλύπτειν, Ar. and V. καλύπτειν, V. συγκαλύπτειν (rare P.), στέγειν, κεύθειν, ἀμπέχειν (rare P.), ἀμπίσχειν (rare P.), συναμπέχειν, συναμπίσχειν, πυκάζειν; see also encompass.

Cover all round: P. περιαμπέχειν (also Ar. in form περιαμπίσχειν).

Cover over: P. and V. περικαλύπτειν, προκαλύπτεσθαι, V. καταμπίσχειν, κατασκιάζειν (Plat. also but rare P.).

Cover (so as to protect): P. σκεπάζειν (Xen.); see shelter.

Cover a distance: P. and V. ἀνύτειν, P. τελεῖν (Thuc. 2, 97), V. κατανύτειν.

More quickly than a racer ever covered two laps: V. θᾶσσον . . . ἢ δρομεὺς δισσοὺς διαύλους ἵππιος διήνυσε (Eur., El. 824).

Cover with reproaches: P. ὀνείδει περιβάλλειν (Dem. 604).

Cover with disgrace: P. αἰσχύνην περιάπτειν (dat.) (cf. Ar., Plut. 590).

Include: P. περιέχειν, περιλαμβάνειν, P. and V. συλλαμβάνειν.

Be enough for: P. and V. ἱκανός εἶναι (dat.).


Lid: Ar. ἐπίθημα, τό.

Case: Ar. and P. ἔλυτρον, τό (Plat.) , P. and V. περίβολος, ὁ; see covering.

Cover for arms: Ar. and V. σάγμα, τό, or pl.

Shelter: P. σκέπη, ἡ.

Protection, shield: P. and V. πρόβλημα, τό.

Under cover, adj.: V. ὑπόστεγος.

Through a covered pipe: use adv., P. στεγανῶς (Thuc. 4, 100).

In a place of safety: P. and V. ἐν ἀσφαλείᾳ.

Under cover (pretence) of: P. ἐπὶ προφάσει (gen.).

Receive indemnity under cover of his profession: P. τῷ τῆς τέχνης προσχήματι τυγχάνειν ἀδείας (Dem. 58).