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836. III. Manner and similar relations, including manner of employment, etc. E.g. Προείλετο μᾶλλον τοῖς νόμοις ἐμμένων ἀποθανεῖν παρανομῶν ζῆν, he preferred to die abiding by the laws, rather than to live disobeying them. XEN. Mem. iv. 4, 4. Προαιροῦνται μᾶλλον οὕτω κερδαίνειν ἀπ᾽ ἀλλήλων συνωφελοῦντες αὑτούς, they prefer to get gain by this means from each other, rather than by uniting to aid themselves. Ib. iii. 5, Ib. 16. Καὶ γελάσασα ἔφη, “and she said with a laugh.” Symp. 202B. Ἁρπάσαντας τὰ ὅπλα πορεύεσθαι, to march having snatched up their arms (i.e. eagerly). DEM. iii. 20: cf. οἷον ῥίψαντας τὰ ἱμάτια, PLAT. Rep. 474 A.

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