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ἐνσκευ-άζω ,
A.get ready, prepare,δεῖπνονAr.Ach.1096; harness,ἵππουςPolyaen.7.21.6:—Med., contrive,διαβολάςJ.BJ1.3.2.
2. dress in,ἱματίῳ τινάPlu.Lyc.15, cf. Luc.Nec.8; ὁτιή σε . . Ἡρακλέα ᾿νεσκεύασα dressed you up as Hercules, Ar.Ra.523:—Med., dress oneself up, Id.Ach.384, Pl.Cri.53d; “δουλικῶςPhryn.Com.2 D.; arm oneself, X.Cyr.8.5.11; ἱππεῖς -σάμενοι τοὺς ἵππους having put trappings on their horses, Jul.Or.2.76d:—but Med. just like Act., Luc.Asin.37:—Pass., to be equipped,ἐνεσκεύαστο γὰρ οὕτωςHdt.9.22; “ἀναξυρίσι καὶ χειρῖσιν .Plu.Oth.6; εἰς εἰκόνα τοῦ δημιουργοῦ, τοῦ ἡλίου, Porph.ap Eus.PE3.12: metaph., “σωφροσύνην ἐνεσκευασμένοςPh.1.682.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (10):
    • Aristophanes, Frogs, 523
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.22
    • Flavius Josephus, The Jewish War, 1.3.2
    • Plato, Crito, 53d
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 8.5.11
    • Aristophanes, Acharnians, 1096
    • Aristophanes, Acharnians, 384
    • Plutarch, Otho, 6
    • Plutarch, Lycurgus, 15
    • Lucian, Necyomantia, 8
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