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deal

Ἢ τὰν ἢ ἐπὶ τᾶς → Either with this or on this | Come back victorious or dead
Plutarch, Moralia 241

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verb transitive

give: P. and V. διδόναι, νέμειν.

distribute: P. and V. διαδιδόναι, Ar. and P. διανέμειν; see distribute.

deal (a person) a blow: P. πληγὴν ἐντείνειν (dat.).

deal (a person) a further blow: P. πληγὴν προσεντείνειν (dat.).

I deal the fallen man a third blow besides: V. τῷ πεπτωκότι τρίτην ἐπενδίδωμι (Aesch., Agamemnon 1385). deal in, use: P. and V. χρῆσθαι (dat.).

traffic in: Ar. and V. ἐμπολᾶν (acc.), διεμπολᾶν (acc.), P. and V. καπηλεύειν (acc.); see traffic in.

deal with: P. and V. χρῆσθαι (dat.); see have dealings with, under dealings.

trade with: Ar. ἀγοράζειν πρός (acc.).

take in hand: P. and V. ἐπιχειρεῖν (dat.), ἐγχειρεῖν (dat.), Ar. and P. μεταχειρίζεσθαι.

discuss: see discuss.

transact business with: P. συμβάλλειν (dat.) (Plato).

easy to deal with, adj.: P. εὐμεταχείριστος.

adjective

made of pine: V. πεύκινος, ἐλάτινος.

substantive

business transaction: P. συμβόλαιον, τό.

at the close of the deal: P. ἐν τῇ διαλύσει τῆς κοινωνίας (Plato, Republic 343D).

a great deal, adv.: P. and V. πολύ, σφόδρα, κάρτα (Plato but rare P.).

a great deal of: use P. and V. adj., πολύς, agreeing with subs.