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ἔντον-ος , ον, (ἐντείνω) of persons,
A.sinewy, v. l. for εὔ-, Hp.Aër.4; “τὰ μέλη ἐντόνοις ὅμοιαZeno Stoic.1.58.
2. violent, of wind, etc., “νότος Mete.195.39; ἀκτῖνες -ώτεραι ib.259.23: metaph., intense, eager, vehement,γνώμηHdt.4.11; “σπλάγχνονE.Hipp.118; “Μοῦσα . . . ἈχαρνικήAr.Ach.666; “. καὶ δριμεῖςPl.Tht. 173a; “-ώτατος πρός τιS.Fr.842; “δρᾶν . χέρεςE.Fr.291 (s. v. l.). Adv. -νως eagerly,χωρεῖνTh.5.70; “ἀπαιτεῖνX.An.7.5.7; “ζητεῖσθαιPl.R.528c: Comp. “-ώτερονPPetr.3p.111 (prob.).
II. Subst. ε^ντονος, , dub.l. for τόνος, Pl.Lg.945c.—Freq. confounded with εὔτονος.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (9):
    • Euripides, Hippolytus, 118
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.11
    • Plato, Laws, 945c
    • Plato, Republic, 528c
    • Plato, Theaetetus, 173a
    • Thucydides, Histories, 5.70
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 7.5.7
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 842
    • Aristophanes, Acharnians, 666
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