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σφοδρ-ός , ά, όν, also ός, όν Pl.R.586c:—
A.vehement, violent, excessive (used by Hom. once in Adv., v. infr.), “πόνοςHp.Aph.2.46; καῦμα, γυμνάσιον, Gal.15.39, 153; “ἀγρυπνίαId.18(2) 33; “σφυγμόςSor.2.27; “μῖσοςTh.1.103; “λόγοιCom.Adesp.28D.; “ἐπιθυμίαPl.Plt. 308a (Comp.); “αἱ ς. ἡδοναίId.Phlb.52c; ἀλγήματα τοῦ σώματος πάνυ ς. D.54.11; δίψος ς. PTeb.272.7 (ii A.D.); δίψα ς. Gal.16.564; “-οτέρα ὁμοιότηςArist.Top.103a22; “ταραχὴ-οτέραPhld.D.1.12; “-ότερος κίνδυνοςGal.16.686; τὸ ς. vehemence, excess, Pl.Phlb.52c.
II. Adv. -ῶς vehemently, etc., “μάλα ς. ἐλάανOd.12.124; πάνυ ς. X.Oec.1.21; alone, ib.5.4,13, Pl.Ap.23e, Ti.43d, Arist.Cat.8b22; “ς. χειμαζομένωνAct.Ap.27.18; θερμαίνοντες ψύχοντες ς. Gal.15.63; but in Att. σφόδρα (q.v.) is the common Adv.: Comp. “-ότερονLXX 4 Ma. 5.32, Gal.15.126; “-οτέρωςThphr.CP5.9.13, 5.10.1, Phld.Piet.76: Sup. “-ότατονX.Eq.12.13.
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    • Demosthenes, Against Conon, 11
    • Homer, Odyssey, 12.124
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    • Plato, Laws, 839b
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    • Plato, Apology, 21a
    • Plato, Apology, 23e
    • Plato, Statesman, 308a
    • Plato, Philebus, 52c
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    • Xenophon, Economics, 5.4
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    • Hippocrates, Aphorismi, 2.46
    • New Testament, Acts, 27.18
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