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onset

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

See onslaught. See you not the onset of so many sorrows? V. κακῶν τοσούτων οὐχ ὁρᾷς ἐπιρροάς; (Eur., And. 349).