Circean

  • 1Circean — Cir*ce an, a. [L. Circaeus.] Having the characteristics of Circe, daughter of Sol and Perseis, a mythological enchantress, who first charmed her victims and then changed them to the forms of beasts; pleasing, but noxious; as, a Circean draught.… …

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  • 2Circean — See Circe. * * * …

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  • 3Circean — adjective a) Of or pertaining to , the Greek goddess. b) pleasing but dangerous …

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  • 4circean — a. Magical, enchanting, spell binding, brutifying …

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  • 5circean — cir·ce·an …

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  • 6circean — ˈsərsēən, ˌsərˈs adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Latin circaeus (from Circe, sorceress deity who transformed men into beasts, from Greek Kirkē) + English an 1. : relating to or resembling Circe 2. : having the quality of a… …

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  • 7Circean poison — noun A draught of any kind that is magically and fatally infatuating, such as applause. The expression is named after Circe, from Greek mythology and particularly from her actions in the The Odyssey, when she tempted men to excess before turning… …

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  • 8CIRCEAN POISON —    a draught of any kind that is magically and fatally infatuating, such as the effect often of popular applause …

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  • 9Circe — Circean, Circaean /seuhr see euhn/, adj. /serr see/, n. 1. Also, Kirke. Also called Aeaea. Class. Myth. the enchantress represented by Homer as turning the companions of Odysseus into swine by means of a magic drink. 2. a dangerously or… …

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  • 10Circe — For other uses, see Circe (disambiguation). Circe Offering the Cup to Odysseus, by John William Waterhouse. In Greek mythology, Circe ( …

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  • 11V. R. Parton — demonstrating 3D chess to a reporter for The Birmingham Post, 1957 Vernon Rylands Parton (1897–1974) was an English chess enthusiast and prolific chess variant inventor, his most renowned variant being Alice Chess.[1] Many of Parton s variants… …

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  • 12Intemperance — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Intemperance >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 intemperance intemperance Sgm: N 1 sensuality sensuality animalism carnality Sgm: N 1 tragalism tragalism Sgm: N 1 pleasure pleasure Sgm: N 1 effeminacy effe …

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  • 13Sorcery — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sorcery >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sorcery sorcery Sgm: N 1 occult art occult art occult sciences Sgm: N 1 magic magic the black art necromancy theurgy thaumaturgy Sgm: N 1 demonology …

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  • 14Infuse — In*fuse , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Infused}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Infusing}.] [L. infusus, p. p. of infundere to pour in or into; pref. in in + fundere to pour: cf. F. infuser. See {Found} to cast.] 1. To pour in, as a liquid; to pour (into or upon); to… …

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  • 15Infused — Infuse In*fuse , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Infused}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Infusing}.] [L. infusus, p. p. of infundere to pour in or into; pref. in in + fundere to pour: cf. F. infuser. See {Found} to cast.] 1. To pour in, as a liquid; to pour (into or… …

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  • 16Infusing — Infuse In*fuse , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Infused}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Infusing}.] [L. infusus, p. p. of infundere to pour in or into; pref. in in + fundere to pour: cf. F. infuser. See {Found} to cast.] 1. To pour in, as a liquid; to pour (into or… …

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  • 17Via Severiana — was an ancient highroad of Italy, running southeast from Ostia to Terracina, a distance of 73 miles along the coast, and taking its name, no doubt, from the restoration of an already existing road by Septimius Severus, who was a great benefactor… …

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  • 18The Equinox — (subtitle: The Review of Scientific Illuminism ) is a series of publications in book form that serves as the official organ of the A. .A. ., the mystical order of Aleister Crowley (although material is often of import to its sister organization,… …

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  • 19Kirke — Ein Gefährte Odysseus wird von Kirke in ein Schwein verwandelt. (Rechte Seite eines kleinen Altars, „Arula“, Sizilien, 6. Jh. v. Chr., Louvre in Paris) Kirke, Circe (griechisch Κίρκη „Falken“) oder äußerst selten Zirze, ist… …

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  • 20Pronunciación de los nombres de los asteroides — Anexo:Pronunciación de los nombres de los asteroides Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Esta página tiene la lista de la pronunciación en inglés de los primeros 1000 asteroides en ser numerados la mayoría del Cinturon de asteroides. Contenido 1 Lista… …

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