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pretence

Μὴ φῦναι τὸν ἅπαντα νικᾷ λόγον -> Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
Sophocles, Oedipus Coloneus l. 1225

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. πρόσχημα, τό, πρόβλημα, τό, σχῆμα, τό. Excuse: P. and V. πρόφασις, ἡ, σκῆψις, ἡ. Pretending: P. προσποίησις, ἡ.