χρονίζω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From χρόνος (khrónos, time)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

χρονίζω (khronizō)

  1. to spend time
    1. to last long, continue
    2. to persevere
    3. to take time, tarry, linger, delay, be slow
    4. (of ailments) to be/become chronic
    5. (of wine) to be/become old, to have age
      • 250-350 BC, Athenaeus, Deipnosophistae 33.A
  2. (passive) to be prolonged or protracted
    1. to grow up

Inflection[edit]


References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition