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Eumenides

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noun plural Eu·men·i·des \yü-ˈme-nə-ˌdēz\

Definition of Eumenides

  1. :  the Furies in Greek mythology



Origin and Etymology of eumenides

Latin, from Greek, literally, the gracious ones


First Known Use: 1536

Rhymes with eumenides

Abdülaziz, Albigenses, Aragonese, archdiocese, Averroës, Barcelonese, bona fides, bureaucratese, cheval-de-frise, computerese, Diogenes, Dodecanese, Dutch elm disease, Egas Moniz, Euripides, Florida Keys, governmentese, Great Pyrenees, Hesperides, Hippocrates, Hippomenes, Indo-Chinese, kissing disease, mad cow disease, Marie-Louise, officialese, Pentagonese, Philoctetes, Sammarinese, social disease, suicide squeeze, superficies, telegraphese, Themistocles, Thucydides, Vietnamese


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