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ὑποφέρω, to carry away under
ὑποφέρω : only aor., ὑπήνεικαν, bore me away, Il. 5.885†.
- Ito carry away under, esp. to bear out of danger, Il.
- IIto bear or carry by being under, to bear a burden, Xen.: metaph. to support, bear, endure, submit to, πόνους καὶ κινδύνους Isocr.; γῆρας καὶ πενίαν Aeschin., etc.
- IIIto hold out, suggest, proffer, Soph.; to pretend, allege, Xen.
- IVto carry down:—Pass. to be borne down by a stream, Plut.: metaph. to slip or sink down, decay, id=Plut.