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forced

Σκιᾶς ὄναρ ἄνθρωπος -> Man is a dream of a shadow
Pindar, Pythian 8.95f.

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

see forcible, extorted. Unnatural: see feigned. Forced march. — He went on by a forced march, never stopping: P. ἐχωρεῖ οὐδὲν ἐπισχὼν δρόμῳ (Thuc. 4, 78). There will be forced marches both night and day equally: P. σπουδὴ ὁμοίως καὶ νύκτα καὶ ἡμέραν ἔσται τῆς ὁδοῦ (Thuc. 7, 77).