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καταβάλλω 1 2 epic 3rd sg. κάββαλε throw down, overthrow, Hom., etc.; κ. εἰς τὸ μηδέν to bring down to nothing, Hdt. strike down with a weapon, to slay, Il., Hdt., etc. throw or bring into a certain state, Eur., Plat. cast down or away, cast off, reject, Xen. milder sense, to let fall, drop down, Hom.; κ. ἱστία to lower sail, Theogn.; τὰς ὀφρῦς κ. Eur. lay down, set down, Lat. deponere, Il., Ar. bring or carry down, esp. to the sea-coast, Hdt. pay down, yield or bring in, id=Hdt.:— to pay down, pay, Thuc., etc.:—Mid. to cause to be deposited, Dem. put in, render, μαρτυρίαν id=Dem. throw down seed, sow, id=Dem.; κ. φάτιν, Lat. spargere voces, Hdt. lay down as a foundation, mostly in Mid., Eur.:—Pass., καταβεβλημένος laid down, ordinary, Arist.

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