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ὑπομένω , fut. -μενῶ cj. in Epicur.Ep.1p.7U.:—
A.stay behind, Od.10.232, 258, Th.5.14, Lys.13.12, etc.; “ἐν ΣπάρτῃHdt.6.51, 7.209; ὑπομεινονἕως ἂν παραγένηταιPSI4.322.4 (iii B. C.): also, remain alive, Hdt.4.149: of things, to be left behind, remain,ὑπέμεινε τὸ παχύτερονGal.7.664, cf. Sor.1.88, al.: generally, to be permanent, Arist.Cat. 5a28.
II. trans.,
1. c. acc. pers., abide or await another, “διὰ τοῦτό σε οὐχ ὑπέμενονX.An.4.1.21; esp. await his attack, bide the onset, Il.14.488, 16.814, al., Hdt.3.9, 4.3, al., App.BC5.81; . τὰς Σειρῆνας abide their presence, X.Mem.2.6.31; of evils, “κακῶν ὅσα ἡμᾶς ἐν ὑστέρῳ χρόνῳ .Pl.Phdr.250c, cf. Plb.1.81.3.
2. c. acc. rei, to be patient under, abide patiently, submit to any evil that threatens one, “δουλείανTh.1.8; “πόνονX.Mem.2.1.3; “ἀλγηδόναPl. Grg.478c; “αἰσχρόν τιId.Ap.28c, cf. Ti.49e; “δούλειον ζυγόνId.Lg. 770e; “τοὺς ἄλλους λόγουςIsoc.8.65; face,τὴν μέλλουσαν δουληΐηνHdt. 6.12; “τὸ ἀγώνισμα τόλμης δεῖται τὸν κίνδυνον ὑπομεῖναιGorg.8, cf. Isoc. 6.70; “ἀπειλάςD.21.3; face up to,λόγονPl.Hp.Ma.298d; οὐχὑπέμειναν τὰς δωρεάς they could not abide the gifts, i. e. scorned to accept them, Isoc.4.94; . τὴν κρίσιν await one's trial, Aeschin.2.6, cf. And.1.121, Lys.20.6: generally, wait for,τὴν ἑορτήνTh.5.50; μακρὸν οὐχ ὑπέμεινεν ὄλβον could not endure his great bliss, i. e. it turned his head, Pi.P.2.26.
4. c. inf., submit, bear, or dare to do a thing, wait to do, οὐδ᾽ ὑπέμεινε γνώμεναι he did not wait for us to know him, Od.1.410; . πονεῖν he submitted to toil, X.Mem.2.2.5, cf. 2.7.11, Pl.Lg.869c, D.18.204, PCair.Zen.8.22 (iii B. C.), Phld.Ir. p.46 W., etc.; “ἀξιωθεὶς ὑπέμεινε γυμνασιαρχῆσαιIG12(3).331.16 (Thera, iii/ii B. C.).
5. with part. relating to the subject, εἰ ὑπομενέουσι χεῖρας ἐμοὶ ἀνταειρόμενοι if they shall dare to lift hand against me, Hdt.7.101, cf. 209; ὑπομένεις με κηδεύων you persist in . . , S.OT 1323 (lyr.); οὐχ ὑπομένει ὠφελούμενος he submits not to be helped, Pl.Grg.505c; “πολύποδες . τεμνόμενοιArist.HA534b28.
6. with part. relating to the object, . Ξέρξην ἐπιόντα await his coming, Hdt. 7.120, cf. Pl.Phd.104c, Mx.241a; οὐ . . γὰρ ἀπ᾽ αὐτοῦ χωριζόμενον τὸ βρέφος ὑπέμενεν (sc. τὸ θηρίον) it (the elephant) could not bear the infant's being removed, Phylarch.36 J.: c. gen. part., φιλοῦντος . submit to his kissing, Ael.VH12.1.
8. promise, c. fut. inf., Iamb.VP8.36.
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