adjective see Nero

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  • Neronian — Nero Ne ro (n[=e] r[ o]), prop. n. A Roman emperor notorious for debauchery and barbarous cruelty; hence, any profligate and cruel ruler or merciless tyrant. {Ne*ro ni*an} (n[ e]*r[=o] n[i^]*an), a. [1913 Webster] Nero (originally Lucius Domitius …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Neronian — See Nero. * * * …   Universalium

  • neronian — ne·ro·ni·an …   English syllables

  • Neronian —   n. like Nero, Roman emperor infamous for cruelty and vice.    ♦ Neronize, v.i. & t …   Dictionary of difficult words

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