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prepare

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

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verb transitive

P. and V. παρασκευάζειν (or mid.), στέλλειν (rare P.) (or mid.), ἐξαρτύειν (or mid.), V. ὁπλίζειν (or mid.), P. κατασκευάζειν, ἑτοιμάζειν, ἑτοιμάζω (or mid.).

dress (food, etc.): P. and V. σκευάζειν (or mid.), V. ἀρτύειν (or mid.), ὁπλίζειν (or mid.), πορσύνειν (or mid.).

make ready: P. and V. παρασκευάζειν (or mid.). ἑτοιμάζειν, ἑτοιμάζω (or mid.), εὐτρεπίζειν (or mid.), Ar. and P. προχειρίζεσθαι, V. πορσύνειν (or mid.), ἐξευτρεπίζειν, παρευτρεπίζειν.

prepare beforehand: P. προπαρασκευάζειν (or mid.).

prepare in addition: P. προσπαρασκευάζειν (or mid.).

help to prepare: P. συμπαρασκευάζειν (τινί τι), Ar. συσκευάζειν (τινι τι).

prepare (a person): P. παρασκευάζειν.

provide: P. and V. παρασκευάζειν (or mid.), παρέχω, παρέχειν (or mid.), πορίζειν (or mid.), ἐκπορίζειν (or mid.), V. πορσύνειν (or mid.).

Absol. with infin.: P. and V. ἑτοῖμος εἶναι (infin.), παρεσκευάσθαι (perf. infin. pass. of παρασκευάζειν) (P. ὡς and fut. participle., V. infin. or ὥστε infin.), V. ἐξαρτύεσθαι (infin.), ὁπλίζεσθαι (infin.).

be about to: P. and V. μέλλειν (infin.).

prepare for: P. παρασκευάζεσθαι (πρός, acc.).