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ἀτυ^χ-έω , fut.
A.-ήσωAr.Nu.427, Eup.114: aor. “ἠτύχησαHdt.9.111, Antipho 4.2.6: pf. “ἠτύχηκαD. 20.53, Men.149, Philem.107: rarely in Pass. (v. infr.):—to be unfortunate, fail, miscarry, Ar.Nu.427, Th. 1.32, etc.; opp. κατορθόω, Isoc.3.24, etc.; “. ἔν τινιId.12.105; “πεζῇArist.Pol.1303a8; οἱ ἀτυχοῦντες, = οἱ ἀτυχεῖς, Antipho 2.4.9: euphem. for ἀτιμοῦσθαι, D.21.60.
2. c. gen.,fail of a thing, fail in getting it, “τῆς ἀληθείαςPl.Tht.186c; “τῶν δικαίων οὐδενόςX.HG3.1.22: c. part., “. κτώμενοιTh.2.62, cf. Men.Epit.470: c. inf., Vett. Val.358.30: c. acc., “τὸ ἀγαθόνEun.VSp.469B.
3. fail in one's request, meet with a refusal, Hdt.9.111; “πρός τιναX.Cyr.1.3.14; παρὰ θεῶν. . ib.1.6.6; “τι παρά τινοςIG2.86; “. τινόςEup.114:—Pass., “τὰ ἀτυχηθένταmischances, failures, D.18.212; “τὰ ἠτυχημέναJ.AJ16.8.6; “ἠτύχητο μάχηD.H.Isoc.9.—Chiefly in Com. and Att. Prose, never in Trag.
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