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μοχθ-ηρία , ,
A.bad condition, “σκήνεοςDemocr.187; “σώματοςPl.R.609e.
2. of a person, lack of skill, incapacity, “τοῦ ἰατροῦAntipho 4.2.4; “τῶν κυβερνητῶνPl. Plt.302a.
II. mostly in moral sense, wickedness, depravity, Ar. Pl.109, 159, Pl.Lg.734d, etc.; “τὰς μ. τῆς ἠλιθιότητος τῆς ἐμῆςCratin. 188; “ἀρεταὶ καὶ μοχθηρίαιArist.EN1129b24: with a political connotation, τὰ πρῶτα τῆς ἐκεῖ μ. chief of the rascaldom (i.e. of the Radical party) up there (on earth), Ar.Ra.425.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Antiphon, Third Tetralogy, 2.4
    • Aristophanes, Frogs, 425
    • Aristophanes, Plutus, 159
    • Aristophanes, Plutus, 109
    • Plato, Laws, 734d
    • Plato, Republic, 609e
    • Plato, Statesman, 302a
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