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ἀλλάσσω ἄλλος make other than it is, to change, alter, Eur., Plat., etc.
II.ἀλλ. τί τινος to give in exchange for, barter one thing for another, Aesch.; τι ἀντί τινος Eur.: so in Mid., Thuc. repay, requite, φόνον φονεῦσιν Eur. give up, leave, quit, οὐράνιον φῶς Soph. take one thing for another, κάκιον τοὐσθλοῦ Theogn.; ἀλλ. θνητὸν εἶδος to assume mortal form, Eur.:—Mid., ἀλλάσσεσθαι τί τινος one thing for another, εὐδαιμονίας Hdt., etc.:—hence, to buy, τι ἀντ᾽ ἀργυρίου Plat. interchange, alternate, σκῆπτρ᾽ ἀλλάσσων ἔχειν to enjoy power in turn, Eur.:—Pass., ἀρεταὶ ἀλλασσόμεναι in turns, Pind.

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