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Ἀλλ’ ἐσθ’ ὁ θάνατος λοῖσθος ἰατρός κακῶν -> But death is the ultimate healer of ills
Sophocles, Fragment 698

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

Punish (persons): P. and V. κολάζειν, ζημιοῦν, τιμωρεῖσθαι (rare in act.), μετέρχεσθαι, Ar. and V. τίνεσθαι, V. ἐπεξέρχεσθαι, ποινᾶσθαι; see take vengeance on, under vengeance. Punish (things): P. and V. κολάζειν, τιμωρεῖν, V. ἐπεξέρχεσθαι, ἐπέρχεσθαι, μετέρχεσθαι; see take vengeance for, under vengeance. Chasten: P. and V. νουθετεῖν, σωφρονίζειν, ῥυθμίζειν (Plat.). Punish besides: P. προσζημιοῦν (acc.). Punish first: P. προτιμωρεῖσθαι (acc.). Be punished: P. and V. δίκην διδόναι; see pay the penalty, under penalty.