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Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

Opposed to crooked: P. and V. εὐθύς.

Direct: P. and V. εὐθύς, ὀρθός.

Tidy: see tidy.

Put straight, correct, v. trans.: Ar. and P. ἐπανορθοῦν, P. and V. διορθοῦν, ἐξορθοῦν, ἀνορθοῦν.

Arrange, settle: P. and V. εὖ τιθέναι, εὖ τίθεσθαι, καλῶς τιθέναι, καλῶς τίθεσθαι.

adv.

Of direction: P. and V. εὐθύ, εὐθύς (rare).

Straight for: Ar. and P. εὐθύ (gen.), V. εὐθύς (gen.).

Lamachus said they ought to sail straight for Syracuse: P. Λάμαχος ἄντικρυς ἔφη χρῆναι πλεῖν ἐπὶ Συρακούσας (Thuc. 6, 49).

Straight on: P. πόρρω, V. πρόσω, πόρσω.

Onward: P. and V. εἰς τὸ πρόσθεν.