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ψευδής 1 ψεύδομαι

I.lying, false, Lat. mendax, Hes., etc.; ἐπὶ ψευδῆ ὁδὸν τρέπεσθαι to betake oneself to lying ways, Hdt.
2.of persons, lying, and as Subst. a liar, οὐ γὰρ ἐπὶ ψευδέσσι πατὴρ Ζεὺς ἔσσετ᾽ ἀρωγός Zeus will not assist lying men (others read ἐπὶ ψεύδεσσι from ψεῦδος, will not assist lies); ψ. φαίνεσθαι to be detected in falsehood, Thuc.
3.τὰ ψευδῆ falsehoods, lies, ψευδῆ λέγειν Aesch., Ar.
II.pass. belied, beguiled, deceived, Eur.
III.adv. falsely, id=Eur., Thuc.

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