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θηρ-εύω , aor. 1
A.ἐθήρευσαPl. Euthd.290c: pf. “τεθήρευκαId.Tht.200a:—Med., fut. “-σομαιId.Sph. 222a: aor. “ἐθηρευσάμηνAr.Fr.51, Pl.Tht.197d:—Pass., pf. τεθήρευμαι Lysipp.Com.7: aor. “ἐθηρεύθηνHdt.3.102, A.Ch.493, Pl.Sph. 221a: (cf. θηράω):—hunt, θηρεύοντα while hunting, Od.19.465, cf. Hdt.4.112; θηρεύειν διὰ κενῆς, of the motions of the hands of dying persons, Hp.Prog.4.
2. decoy, Arist.HA614a13.
II. c. acc., hunt after, chase, catch, “ἀττελέβουςHdt.4.172; θηρία, ὄρνιθας ἀγρίας, μῦν, X.An.1.2.7, Pl.Tht.197c, PCair.Zen.300.7 (iii B.C.); “ὶχθῦςArist. HA603a7; [ἐλέφαντας] OGI54.11 (Adule, iii B.C.); of men, Hdt. 4.183; “θ. ἀνθρώπους ἐπὶ θοίνην θυσίανArist.Pol.1324b39, cf. X.An. 1.2.13; Τιτυὸν βέλος θήρευσε it hit, struck him, Pi.P.4.90:—Med., Ar.Fr.51, Pl.Grg.464d, Euthd.290b:—Pass., to be hunted, Hdt.3.102; to be preyed upon, ib.108; to be caught, “πέδαιςA.Ch.493: metaph., to be captivated, Lysipp.Com.7.
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    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 493
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    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 858
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    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 568
    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.102
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    • Homer, Odyssey, 19.465
    • Isocrates, To Demonicus, 16
    • Plato, Sophist, 221a
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    • Plato, Theaetetus, 197c
    • Plato, Theaetetus, 197d
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    • Plato, Euthydemus, 290b
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    • Plato, Gorgias, 464d
    • Plato, Gorgias, 489b
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 1.2.13
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