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Ὄττω τις ἔραται -> Whatever one loves best | Whom you desire most
Sappho

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v. trans.

Check: P. and V. κατέχειν, ἐπέχειν, Ar. and V. ἴσχειν (rare P.), V. ἐπίσχειν (rare P.), ἐξερύκειν, ἐρύκειν, ἐρητύειν, σχάζειν, καταστέλλειν. Hinder: P. and V. κωλύειν, ἐπικωλύειν, ἀπείργειν; see hinder. Stop: P. and V. παύειν. Control: P. and V. κρατεῖν (gen.). Restrain oneself, be calm: P. and V. ἡσυχάζειν. Restrain oneself from: see refrain from.