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δυσχέρ-εια , , opp. εὐχέρεια,
I. of things, annoyance, disgust caused by a thing, τοῦ φορήματος, τοῦ νοσήματος, S.Ph.473, 900, cf. Pl.Plt.286b; unpleasantness, of food, D.C.68.31: pl., Plu.2.654b.
b. odium, unpopularity, Pl.Lg.967c (pl.).
2. difficulty, troublesome question, Id.R. 502d, Isoc.5.12 (pl.), etc.; “δ. παρέχεινPlb.1.20.10; “εἰς δ. ἐμπεσεῖνId.8.7.1; κατὰ τὴν προφοράν, opp. εὐχέρεια, Phld.Po.994.8.
3. in argument, difficulties, “δ. λογικαίArist.Metaph.1005b22, cf. 995a 33.
II. of persons, harshness, Pl.Phlb.44c; offensiveness, Thphr. Char.19.
2. loathing, nausea, Pl.Prt.334c.
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    • Isocrates, To Philip, 12
    • Plato, Laws, 967c
    • Plato, Republic, 502d
    • Plato, Statesman, 286b
    • Plato, Philebus, 44c
    • Plato, Protagoras, 334c
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 473
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 900
    • Theophrastus, Characters, 19
    • Polybius, Histories, 1.20.10
    • Polybius, Histories, 8.7.1
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 68.31
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