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ἀρεστός [α^], ή, όν,
A.acceptable, pleasing, Semon.7.46, Hdt.1.119, Men. Epit.71, Phld.Po.1676.1, etc.; “ἔμοιγε οὐκ ἀρεστάHdt.2.64; “τῶν σῶν λόγων . οὐδένS.Ant.500, cf. OT1096 (lyr.); “τἀρεστὰ ὑμῖν αὐτοῖς αἱρεῖσθαιLys.14.15; “τὸ αἱρετὸν ἀρεστόνChrysipp.Stoic.3.9; οἴνου παρέχειν ἀρεστόν a sufficient quantity, IG12(5).647.17 (Ceos); satisfactory, PSI 3.171.16 (ii B. C.); of persons, acceptable, approved,τινίX.Cyr.2.3.7, SIG577.58 (Milet., iii/ii B. C.), etc. Adv., ἑωυτῷ ἀρεστῶς quite to his own satisfaction, Hdt.6.129; “. τοῖς ναοποιοῖςIG7.3073.52 (Lebad.); “ὄχλοις ἀρεστῶς λέγεινPlu.2.6b; “ἐσθίειν . θεοῖςArr.Epict.1.13.1.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.129
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.119
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.64
    • Lysias, Against Alcibiades 1, 15
    • Sophocles, Antigone, 500
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 1096
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 2.3.7
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