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recompense

Ἓν οἶδα, ὅτι οὐδὲν οἶδα –> I know only one thing, that I know nothing | all I know is that I know nothing.
Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the Philosophers, Book 2 sec. 32.

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. ἀμοιβή, ἡ (Plat. but rare P.), μισθός, ὁ; see punishment, reward. v. trans. P. and V. ἀμείβεσθαι. Requite with evil: P. and V. ἀμύνεσθαι, ἀνταμύνεσθαι, Ar. and V. ἀνταμείβεσθαι; see also punish. Benefit in return: Ar. and P. ἀντʼ εὖ ποιεῖν (acc.). Compensate for, make good: P. and V. ἀκεῖσθαι, ἀναλαμβάνειν.