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hesitation

Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. ἀπορία, ἡ.

delay: P. and V. διατριβή, ἡ, τριβή, ἡ, P. μέλλησις, ἡ; see delay.

shrinking: P. and V. ὄκνος, ὁ.