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cowardly

Τὸ νικᾶν αὐτὸν αὑτὸν πασῶν νικῶν πρώτη τε καὶ ἀρίστη -> The first and best victory is to conquer self.
Plato, Laws 626e

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

P. and V. δειλός, κακός, ἄτολμος, πονηρός, P. φοβερός, ἄνανδρος, Ar. and P. μαλακός, V. ἄψυχος, φιλόψυχος, ἄναλκις, ἄσπλαγχνος, κακόσπλαγχνος, Ar. and V. μαλθακός.

In a cowardly way: P. ἀνάνδρως, φοβερῶς.

Make cowardly, v. trans.: V. κακίζειν.