δένω

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δένω ‎(déno) ‎(simple past έδεσα, passive form δένομαι)

  1. tie, bind, tie up
    Δένει κόμπο.‎ ― Dénei kómpo. ― He ties a knot.
  2. moor, tie up
    Το καΐκι δένει στο λιμάνι.‎ ― To kaḯki dénei sto limáni. ― The caique ties up in the harbour.
  3. (figuratively) tie someone's hands, constrains actions
    Ο νόμος μάς δένει τα χέρια.‎ ― O nómos más dénei ta chéria. ― The law ties our hands.
  4. (cooking) (intransitive) coagulate

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