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ο-contract Verb; 이상동사 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: ἐναντιόομαι

Structure: ἐν (Prefix) + ἀντιό (Stem) + ομαι (Ending)


  1. to set oneself against, oppose, withstand, refuse, prevents
  2. to contradict, gainsay
  3. to be adverse


Present tense

Imperfect tense

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • παρ’ ὧν ἂν καὶ σὲ οἶμαι, εἰ βούλοιο, μαθόντα, εἴ σοι ὁ θεὸσ μὴ ἐναντιοῖτο, πάνυ ἂν δεινὸν χρηματιστὴν γενέσθαι. (Xenophon, Works on Socrates, , chapter 2 19:2)
  • τότε δὲ τούτων ὑπαρχόντων, καὶ παρόντοσ Λυσάνδρου καὶ Φιλοχάρουσ καὶ Μιλτιάδου, περὶ τῆσ πολιτείασ τὴν ἐκκλησίαν ἐποίουν, ἵνα μήτε ῥήτωρ αὐτοῖσ μηδεὶσ ἐναντιοῖτο μηδὲ διαπειλοῖτο ὑμεῖσ τε μὴ τὰ τῆ πόλει συμφέροντα ἕλοισθε, ἀλλὰ τἀκείνοισ δοκοῦντα ψηφίσαισθε. (Lysias, Speeches, 85:1)
  • τοὺσ δ’ ἄλλουσ εἰσ τὸ πρόσθεν παρελαύνειν ἐκέλευσεν, ὅτι καὶ οἱ πολέμιοι ἐν τῷ πρόσθεν ἦσαν, ὅπωσ εἴ τί που ἐναντιοῖτο αὐτῷ, ἀπαντῴη ἔχων τὴν ἰσχὺν ἐν τάξει καὶ μάχοιτο, εἴ τέ τί που φεῦγον ὀφθείη, ὡσ ἐξ ἑτοιμοτάτου διώκοι. (Xenophon, Cyropaedia, , chapter 3 68:3)
  • καὶ τῷ μὲν τὰ τοῦ σώματοσ ἱκανῶσ ὑπηρετοῖ τῇ διανοίᾳ, τῷ δὲ ἐναντιοῖτο; (Plato, Republic, book 5 130:4)


  1. to set oneself against

  2. to contradict

  3. to be adverse


Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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