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ἀπα^μύνω [υ_],
A.keep off, ward off, with collat. notion of defence, τί τινι something for (i.e. from) another, “Αἰτωλοῖσιν ἀπήμυνεν κακὸν ἦμαρIl. 9.597; “ἡμῖν ἀπὸ λοιγὸν ἀμύνειν1.67; later “τί τινοςLuc.Cyn.13: c. acc. only, “. τῶν ἐπιόντων κακῶν τὰ ἡμίσεαHdt.7.120; . τὸν βάρβαρον repulse him, 9.90; “τὰς μυίαςAr.V.597; “τοὺς ἔξωθενPl.R.415e.
2. requite, take vengeance on,τινάAP5.6 (Asclep.).
2. abs., defend, protect oneself, δ᾽ οὐκ ἀπαμύνετο χερσίνOd.11.579; πόλις ἀπαμυναίμεσθα by which we may protect ourselves, Il.15.738; “μεγέθειArist.Long.467a3.
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