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ἀνεύθυ_νος , ον,
A.not accountable, irresponsible, opp. “ὑπεύθυνος, τῇ [μουναρχίῃ] ἔξεστι ἀνευθύνῳ ποιέειν τὰ βούλεταιHdt.3.80, cf. Arist. Pol.1271a5; “ὑπεύθυνον τὴν παραίνεσιν ἔχοντας πρὸς ἀνεύθυνον τὴν ὑμετέραν ἀκρόασινTh.3.43; free from liability or censure, POxy.906.8 (ii/iii A. D.), Lib.Or.59.100; not open to objection, of a statement, Top.425.5.
2. guiltless, innocent, Luc.Abd.22: c. gen., “. ἁμαρτήματοςId.Nigr.9; irreproachable, . τὸ ἰσχίον, of athletes, Philostr.Gym.48. Adv. “-νωςPoll.3.139, Just.Nov.8.12 Intr.—In Att., ἀνυπεύθυνος was more common.
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.80
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.43
    • Lucian, Abdicatus, 22
    • Philostratus the Athenian, Gymnastica, 48
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