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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

Oppose in words: P. and V. ἀντιλέγειν (dat.), V. ὁμόσε χωρεῖν (dat.), P. ὅμοσε ἰέναι (dat.), Ar. and V. ἅπτεσθαι (gen.).

Dispute this matter with others: V. ἄλλοις ἁμιλλῶ τοῦτο (Eur., I.A. 309).

Dispute (a claim): P. ἀμφισβητεῖν (gen.).

He disputed with us the possession of the whole estate: P. ἠμφισβήτει ἡμῖν ἅπαντος τοῦ κλήρου (Isae. 51).

Dispute (a case at law): P. and V. ἀγωνίζεσθαι (acc.), Ar. and P. διαγωνίζεσθαι (absol.).

Discuss: see discuss.

Oppose: P. and V. ἐναντιοῦσθαι (dat.), ἀνθίστασθαι (dat.).

V. intrans. P. and V. ἀγωνίζεσθαι, ἐρίζειν, ἁμιλλᾶσθαι, μάχεσθαι, P. ἀμφισβητεῖν

Quarrel: Ar. and P. διαφέρεσθαι; see quarrel.

Dispute with: P. and V. ἀγωνίζεσθαι (dat. or πρός, acc.), ἐρίζειν (dat. or πρός, acc.), ἁμιλλᾶσθαι (dat. or πρός, acc.), μάχεσθαι (dat. or πρός, acc.), P. ἀμφισβητεῖν (dat.).

subs.

P. and V. ἄγων, ὁ, ἔρις, ἡ, P. ἀμφισβήτησις, ἡ, Ar. and P. ἀντιλογία, ἡ; see contest.

Quarrel: P. and V. διαφορά, ἡ, Ar. and V. νεῖκος, τό (Plat. also but rare P.).

The property is in dispute: P. ἐπίδικός ἐστιν ὁ κλῆρος (Isae. 52).

Point in dispute: P. ἀμφισβήτημα, τό.

The points in dispute: P. τὰ διαφέροντα, τὰ ἀμφίλογα.

It is a disputed point: P. ἀμφισβητεῖται.

Beyond dispute, indisputably: P. ἀναμφισβητήτως, V. οὐκ ἀμφίλέκτως, οὐ διχορρόπως.