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χα^ράδρ-α , Ion. χαράδρη , ,
A.mountain-stream, torrent, which cuts itself (χαράσσει) a way down the mountain-side, “κλειτῦς τότ᾽ ἀποτμήγουσι χαράδραιIl.16.390, cf. D.P.1077; οἴνῳ . . ἅπασ᾽ ἔρρει χ. TeleclId.1.4 (anap.); “χ. χειμερίηA.R.4.460; “χ. χειμάρρους καὶ βαθεῖαPlb.10.30.2; φωνὴ χαράδρας ὄλεθρον τετοκυίας (of a loud, harsh voice), Ar.V.1034 (anap.); χ. κατελήλυθεν, of a torrent of words, Pherecr.51.
2. metaph. of wounds produced by scourging, Lib.Or.57.16.
3. prov., Οἰνώνη (fort. Οἰνόη τὴν χ. of those who bring misfortune on themselves, interpol. in Str.8.6.16.
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