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sheer

Μολὼν λαβέ -> Come and take them
Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

Precipitous: P. ἀπότομος (Plat.), ἀπόκρημνος, κρημνώδης, V. ὑψηλόκρημνος, αἰπύνωτος, ὀκρίς, αἰπύς, αἰπεινός.

A sheer crag: V. λισσὰς πέτρα, ἡ.

Absolute: P. εἰλικρινής, ἁπλοῦς, ἄκρατος.