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νεμεσάω 1 νέμεσις feel just resentment, to be wroth at undeserved good or bad fortune (cf. νέμεσις), properly of the gods, Il., Hes.; ν. τινι to be wroth with a person or at a thing, Hom.
II.Mid. and Pass., properly, to be displeased with oneself: to take shame to oneself, feel shame, Hom.
2.Mid. very much like the Act., c. dat. pers., id=Hom.; c. acc. et inf. to be indignant at seeing, Od.; c. acc. rei, νεμεσσᾶται κακὰ ἔργα visits evil deeds upon the doers, id=Od.

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