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Headword: Ὑποκορίζεται
Adler number: upsilon,516
Translated headword: glosses over
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] flatters, pretends.[1]
"He was rather ready for [sc. using] censure. Hence he often collided with many people, not willing to gloss over their wickedness."[2]
Greek Original:
Ὑποκορίζεται: κολακεύει, ὑποκρίνεται. προχειρότερος ἦν εἰς ἐπιτίμησιν. διὸ καὶ θαμὰ πολλοῖς προσέκρουεν, οὐκ ἀνεχόμενος αὐτῶν τὴν κακίαν ὑποκορίζεσθαι.
See also upsilon 517, upsilon 518 and upsilon 519.
[1] Likewise or similarly in other lexica; references at Photius upsilon212 Theodoridis. The headword must be quoted from somewhere; extant possibilities are all post-classical.
[2] Damascius, Life of Isidore fr. 15 Zintzen (18 Asmus; cf. Photius, Bibliotheca 242.336a-b).
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; philosophy
Translated by: Ioannis Doukas on 22 March 2008@21:13:13.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 23 March 2008@07:33:35.
David Whitehead on 28 November 2013@05:02:06.


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