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ἐντρέπ-ω ,
A.turn about,τὰ νῶταHdt.7.211; ἐξεστραμμένην ἕδραν . reduce prolapsed anus, Gal.12.365; of a muscle, turn the eye in, Id.UP10.9 (Pass.).
2. mostly metaph., make one turn, put him to shame, 1 Ep.Cor.4.14, Ael.VH3.17, S.E.P.3.135, D.L.2.29.
II. Med. or Pass., fut. “ἐντραπήσομαιLXXLe.26.41, al.; turn about, hesitate, esp. feel misgiving or compunction, στείχωμεν ἤδη μηδ᾽ ἔτ᾽ ἐντρεπώμεθα (where Sch. compares ἐντροπαλίζομενος) S.OC1541; “ἐνετρέποντο . . ἐν ἑαυτοῖςPlb. 31.2.6 (prob. cj.).
2. c. gen. pers., turn towards, give heed or regard to, respect, reverence,οὐδέ νυ σοί περ ἐντρέπεται φίλον ἦτορ ἀνεψιοῦ κταμένοιο;Il.15.554, cf. Od.1.60; “συμμάχουS.Aj.90; “δωμάτωνId.OT1226; “νόμωνPl.Cri.52c, etc.; “ὧν ἐντρέπου σὺ μηδένS.OT724: c. inf., take heed to . ., φεύγειν ὀλεσήνορας ὅρκους ἐντρέπευ cj. in Thgn. 400: aor. 2 Pass., <οὐκ> ἐντρεπέντος τοῦ Ἀμώσιος since A. paid no attention, UPZ5.24 (ii B. C.).
3. later c. acc., reverence, feel regard for,τὴν πολιάνAlex.71, cf. Plb.3.10.3, al., Ev.Marc.12.6.
b. feel shame on account of, Plb.2.49.7.
4. abs., feel shame or fear, UPZ 62.29 (ii B. C.), 2 Ep.Thess.3.14, Ep.Tit.2.8.
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.211
    • Homer, Iliad, 15.554
    • Homer, Odyssey, 1.60
    • New Testament, 1 Corinthians, 4.14
    • New Testament, Mark, 12.6
    • New Testament, Titus, 2.8
    • New Testament, 2 Thessalonians, 3.14
    • Old Testament, Leviticus, 26.41
    • Plato, Crito, 52c
    • Sophocles, Ajax, 90
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 1541
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 1226
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 724
    • Polybius, Histories, 2.49.7
    • Polybius, Histories, 31.2.6
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.10.3
    • Lucian, Pseudologista, 7
    • Lucian, Quomodo historia conscribenda sit, 15
    • Aelian, Varia Historia, 3.17
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