Homeric

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adjective Ho·mer·ic \hō-ˈmer-ik\

Definition of Homeric

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the Greek poet Homer, his age, or his writings

  2. 2 :  of epic proportions :  heroic Homeric feats

Homerically

play \hō-ˈmer-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of homeric in a Sentence

  1. the climactic scene of the movie is a pitched battle of Homeric proportions

First Known Use of homeric

1594



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