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προπηλα^κ-ίζω , Att. fut.
A.-ιῶTh.6.54: (apparently from πήλαξ = πηλός, though neither πήλαξ nor the simple πηλακίζω certainly existed): —bespatter with mud, or trample in the mire: only metaph., treat with contumely,τοὐμὸν στόμαS.OT427, cf.Ar.Th.386(Pass.); freq. in Att. Prose, Th. l. c., And.4.16, Pl.R.562d, etc.:—Pass., Lys.15.6, etc.; “ἰδὼν προπεπηλακισμένην [τὴν φιλοσοφίαν] ἀναξίωςPl.R.536c; “προπηλακισθέντες λόγοις καὶ ἀτίμοις ἔργοιςId.Lg.866e; “ὑβρίζετο καὶ προὐπηλακίζεθ᾽ ὑπὸ τοῦ δήμουD.9.60.
II. c. acc. rei, throw in one's teeth, reproach one with,εἴ τις πενίαν π.Id.18.256.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (10):
    • Andocides, Against Alcibiades, 16
    • Aristophanes, Thesmophoriazusae, 386
    • Demosthenes, Philippic 3, 60
    • Demosthenes, On the Crown, 256
    • Lysias, Against Alcibiades 2, 6
    • Plato, Laws, 866e
    • Plato, Republic, 562d
    • Plato, Republic, 536c
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 427
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.54
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