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πολιτεύω πολίτης live as a citizen or freeman, live in a free state, Thuc., etc. have a certain form of polity, conduct the government, id=Thuc.:—Pass., of the state, to be governed, Plat., Xen., etc.; τὰ αὐτοῖς πεπολιτευμένα the measures of their administration, Dem.
B.Dep. like the Act. to be a free citizen, live as such, Xen., etc. take part in the government, Thuc., Dem.: to meddle with politics, Plat.
2.c. acc. to administer or govern, Dem.; π. πόλεμον ἐκ πολέμου to make perpetual war the principle of government, Aeschin.: absol. to conduct the government, Ar., Dem.; οἱ πολιτευόμενοι the ministers, Dem. have a certain form of government, Plat., Aeschin.

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