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wanton

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

P. ὑβριστικός, ἀσελγής, V. μάργος.

Shameless: P. and V. ἀναιδής.

Luxurious: Ar. and P. τρυφερός; see luxurious.

Unbridled: P. and V. ἀκόλαστος; see unbridled.

Restive: P. and V. ὑβριστής, V. ἄστομος.

Overfed (of an animal): V. κριθῶν.

v. intrans.

P. and V. ὑβρίζειν, τρυφᾶν, P. ἀσελγαίνειν, V. χλίειν, Ar. and V. χλιδᾶν, Ar. and P. ἀκολασταίνειν.

Wanton in: V. ἐγκαθυβρίζειν (dat.) (Eur., Tro. 997).

Be skittish: P. and V. σκιρτᾶν.

subs.

P. and V. ὑβριστής, ὁ, or see adj.