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ὑποσπάω ,
A.draw away from under,στρώματαD.24.197; “τὰ σκολύθριά τινων .Pl.Euthd.278b; “τὸν κίοναArist.Ph.255b25; . τινὰ ἐκ τῶν ποδῶν, i. e. trip him up, Luc.Asin.44, cf. Plu.2.535f.
2. draw off,τὴν ὑποστάθμηνProtagorid.4; “τὸ πῦρDsc.1.30; . τῆς ποσότητος τοῦ γάλακτος reduce the baby's ration of milk, Sor.1.116.
II. metaph., withdraw secretly. filch away,ποίμνης νεογνὸν θρέμμ᾽ ὑποσπάσαςE.El.495; ὑπέσπασεν φυγῇ πόδα withdrew his foot secretly, stole away, Id.Ba.436:—Med. ὑποσπάσασθαι in X.Eq.7.8 is (prob.) to draw one's skirts from under one, of a horseman after mounting:—Pass., to be withdrawn, Arist.Somn.Vig.457b24.
2. εἰπεῖν . refuse to say, Phld.Lib.p.23 O.
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