υποσκάπτω

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὑποσκάπτω (huposkáptō). Synchronically analysable as υπο- (under) and the ancient σκάπτω (skáptō, dig).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /i.poˈska.pto/
  • Hyphenation: υ‧πο‧σκά‧πτω

Verb[edit]

υποσκάπτω (yposkápto) (simple past υπέσκαψα, passive υποσκάπτομαι)

  1. undermine
  2. (rarely literal) dig under[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Babiniotis, Georgios (2002) Λεξικό της νέας ελληνικής γλώσσας [Modern Greek Dictionary] (in Greek), 2nd edition, Athens: Lexicology Centre