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ἀδο-λέσχης , ου, ,
A.prater, idle talker, esp. of reputed sophists: “Σωκράτην, τὸν πτωχὸν .Eup.352, cf. Ar.Nu.1485; “ Πρόδικος τῶν . εἷς γέ τιςId.Fr.490; “. τις σοφιστήςPl.Plt.299b, cf. Tht.195b, R.488e: generally, talker, babbler, Thphr.Char.3.2, Arist.EN1117b35, etc.
II. in good sense, subtle reasoner, Pl.Cra.401b. [α_- in Eup. and Ar. ll. c.; cf. ἁδέω, λέσχη.]
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    • Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, 1117b.35
    • Plato, Republic, 488e
    • Plato, Cratylus, 401b
    • Plato, Statesman, 299b
    • Plato, Theaetetus, 195b
    • Theophrastus, Characters, 3.2
    • Aristophanes, Clouds, 1485
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