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hope

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. ἐλπίς, ἡ (also used concretely of a person, cf. Thuc. 3, 57); see buoy.

expectation: P. προσδοκία, ἡ.

v. intrans.

P. and V. ἐλπίζειν, V. ἐπελπίζειν.

expect: P. and V. προσδέχεσθαι, προσδοκᾶν.

hope for: P. and V. ἐλπίζειν (acc.).

expect: P. and V. προσδέχεσθαι (acc.). προσδοκᾶν (acc.).