Shift #32

to get, obtain → to wait

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Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme δέχομαι
Meaning 1 to get, to receive δέξασθαι χρυσόν τινος
"to get gold from smn.(Homer)"
Direction
Meaning 2 to wait (for) δεδεγμένος ὀππόθ᾽ ἴκοιτο
"waiting for him to come (Theocritus, Ἡρακλὴς Λεοντοφόνος, 228)"
Reference LSJ 382
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