τυφόω

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From τῦφος (tûphos, smoke) +‎ -όω (-óō); literally "to fill with smoke".

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

τῡφόω (tūphóō)

  1. to delude, especially
    1. to "puff up" with pride, arrogance, insolence, etc.

Usage notesEdit

Usually used in the past perfect tense ("to have been deluded" or "puffed up with pride") to describe a present state ("to be demented" or "prideful, arrogant, insolent, etc.").

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