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lotus–eater

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noun lo·tus–eat·er \-ˌē-tər\

Definition of lotus–eater

  1. 1 :  any of a people in Homer's Odyssey subsisting on the lotus and living in the dreamy indolence it induces

  2. 2 :  an indolent person



1832

First Known Use of lotus–eater

1832


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