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infirm

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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adj.

Weak: P. and V. ἀσθενής, P. ἄρρωστος, ἀπειρηκώς, V. ἄναλκις, ἀμαυρός, ἄναρθρος. Infirm of purpose: Ar. and P. μαλακός, Ar. and V. μαλθακός; see cowardly. Be infirm, v.: P. and V. ἀσθενεῖν. P. ἀρρωστεῖν.