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ἀναπετάννυ_μι or ἀνα-ύω X.An.7.1.17 (cf. ἀναπίτνημι), poet. ἀμπ-; ἀναπετάω Luc.Cal.21: fut. -πετάσω, Att.
A.-πετῶMen.Fr.3 D.:— spread out, unfold,ἀνά θ᾽ ἱστία λευκὰ πέτασσανIl.1.480, etc.; “. βόστρυχονE.Hipp.202; “τὰν ἐπ᾽ ὄσσοις ὀμπέτασον χάρινunfold, display, Sapph.29; φάος ἀμπετάσας having shed light abroad, E.IA34; ἀναπετάσαι τὰς πύλας throw wide the gates, Hdt.3.146, cf. X.An. l. c.:—Pass., ἀναπεπταμέναι σανίδες, θύραι, Il.12.122, Pi.N.9.2; “βλέφαρα ἀναπετάννυταιX.Mem.1.4.6; ἀλώπηξ ἀναπιτναμένη a fox sprawling on its back to await the eagle's swoop, Pi.I.4(3).47: in pf. Pass., to be open, lie open, οἰκία πρὸς μεσημβρίαν -πέπταται lies open to the south, X.Oec.9.4; “αὐλὼν ἀναπέπταται πρὸς τὴν θάλαττανPlu. Fab.6; freq. in pf. part., open,ἐν πελάγεϊ . ναυμαχήσειςHdt.8.60. “ά; . ὄμματαX.Mem.2.1.22; . πρὸς τὸ φῶς τὴν εἴσοδον ἔχουσα, of the cave, Pl.R.514a; “δίαιτα .in the open air, Plu.Per.34: metaph., . παρρησία open, barefaced impudence, Pl.Phdr.240e; “ὄμμα .impudent, brazen, Zeno Stoic.1.58; “. τῇ ψυχῇ δέξασθαί τιLuc.Nigr.4.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (15):
    • Euripides, Hippolytus, 202
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 34
    • Herodotus, Histories, 8.60
    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.146
    • Homer, Iliad, 1.480
    • Plato, Republic, 514a
    • Plato, Phaedrus, 240e
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 7.1.17
    • Xenophon, Memorabilia, 1.4.6
    • Xenophon, Memorabilia, 2.1.22
    • Xenophon, Economics, 9.4
    • Homer, Iliad, 12.122
    • Plutarch, Fabius Maximus, 6
    • Plutarch, Pericles, 34
    • Lucian, Calumniae non temere credundum, 21
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