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aspire

Ἓν οἶδα, ὅτι οὐδὲν οἶδα –> I know only one thing, that I know nothing | all I know is that I know nothing.
Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the Philosophers, Book 2 sec. 32.

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verb intransitive

P. and V. ζητεῖν.

desire: P. and V. ἐπιθυμεῖν; see desire.

hope: P. and V. ἐλπίζειν.

aspire to: P. and V. μετέρχεσθαι (acc.), ζητεῖν (acc.); see seek.

desire: P. and V. ἐπιθυμεῖν (gen.); see desire.

hope for: P. and V. ἐλπίζειν (acc.).