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λι_πα^ρ-ής , ές,
A.persisting or persevering in a thing, earnest, indefatigable, “περί τινοςPl.Cra.413a; περί τι, πρός τι, Id.Hp.Mi.369d, 372b: also c. gen., “παιδείαςLuc.Am.6.
II. earnest in begging or praying, importunate, c. part., “λ. ἦσαν δεόμενοιPlu.TG6; “ἀκοῦσαί τι βουλόμενοι λ. ἦσανId.2.665e; λ. χείρ a hand instant in prayer, S.El.1378: c. gen., fawning upon, “τῶν ἐν ἐξουσίᾳPlu.2.776b; τὸ λ. importunity, Luc.Herm.24; πρὸς τὸ λ., = λιπαρῶς, S.OC1119.
III. Adv. -ρῶς earnestly, importunately, Pl.Lg.931c; λ. ἔχων ἀκούειν longing earnestly to hear, Id.Prt.315e; λ. ἔχω γίγνεσθαί τι I am importunate in desiring that . . , ib.335b.
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