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positive

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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adjective

peremptory: P. ἰσχυρός.

exact: P. and V. ἀκριβής.

positive proofs: P. ἀναμφισβήτητα τεκμήρια.

obstinate: P. and V. αὐθάδης; see obstinate.

be positive, be confident: P. and V. πεπεῖσθαι (perf. pass. of πείθειν).

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Latin > French (Gaffiot)

pŏsĭtīvē (positivus), au positif : Prisc. Gramm. 17, 61.

Latin > German (Georges)

positīvē, Adv. (positivus), positiv, Prisc. 17, 61.