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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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P. and V. πόσις, ἡ, πῶμα, τό, ποτόν, τό; see draught. Without drink, adj.: P. and V. ἄποτος. v. trans. P. and V. πίνειν, ἐμπίνειν (Xen. also Ar.; Eur., Cycl.). Quaff, drink off: P. and V. ἐκπίνειν (Dem.), V. σπᾶν, ἀνασπᾶν, Ar. and V. ἕλκειν, ῥοφεῖν, Ar. ἐκροφεῖν. Drink (a cup): P. and V. ἐκπίνειν (Plat., Symp. 214A, and Soph., Frag.), Ar. ῥοφεῖν. Tipple: P. and V. μεθύειν (Eur., Cycl.). Drink with others: P. συμπίνειν (dat. or absol.). Drink as an after-draught: V. ἐπεκπίνειν (acc.). Drink a long draught: V. ἀμυστίζειν (Eur., Cycl.). Drink moderately: Ar. and P. ὑποπίνειν. Drink a health to: Ar. and P. προπίνειν (dat. or absol.) (Xen.) φιλετησίας προπίνειν (dat.) (Dem.). Drink up, absorb: P. and V. πίνειν. Drunk by the earth (of libations): V. γάποτος. Be drunk: see drunk.