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ἄσμενος ἥδομαι, the perf. part. of which would be ἡσμένος

well-pleased, glad, always with a Verb, φύγεν ἄσμενος he escaped gladly or he was glad to have escaped, Hom., etc.; ἐμοὶ δέ κεν ἀσμένωι εἴη glad would it make me! Il.; ἀσμένωι δέ σοι νὺξ ἀποκρύψει φάος glad wilt thou be when night shuts out the light, Aesch.: —adv. ἀσμένως, gladly, readily, id=Aesch., Eur.: Sup. ἀσμεναίτατα, -έστατα, Plat.

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