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toil

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

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v. intrans.

P. and V. ἐργάζεσθαι, πονεῖν, ἐκπονεῖν, κάμνειν (rare P.), μοχθεῖν (rare P.); see labour.

Toil at: P. and V. ἐργάζεσθαι (acc.). σπουδάζειν (acc.), V. πονεῖν (acc.) (rare P.), μοχθεῖν (acc.).

Toil for (on behalf of): V. ὑπερκάμνειν (gen.), προκάμνειν (gen.) ὑπερπονεῖσθαι (gen.).

subs.

P. and V. πόνος, ὁ, Ar. V. μόχθος, ὁ, V. μοχθήματα, τά, ἆθλος, ὁ, κάματος, ὁ.

Work: P. and V. ἔργον, τό.

Exertion: P. and V. σπουδή, ἡ.

Industry: P. φιλοπονία, ἡ.