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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The underlying system of beliefs, especially those dealing with supernatural forces, characteristic of a particular cultural group.

Usage examples (31)
  • My next analysis of what Robin brought to the Batman mythos is closely related.
  • It's not true -- and yet no part of the American cultural mythos is true, completely.
  • It shouldn't be a surprise that this longstanding mythos is ripe with dramatic tension.
  • And yet, part of the sweetness of the American mythos is the fundamental belief in inclusiveness. for more
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