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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An admirer of Greece and everything Greek adj. - Characterized by a love of Greece and Grecian things.

Usage examples (11)
  • As for the remaining tenth part of the East, almost the whole of it was ruled by princes who claimed the title "philhellene," and justified it not only by political...
  • I have come here as a philhellene, a friend of Greece.
  • History considers, paradoxically, Lord Palmerston as a philhellene.
  • Greece as a philhellene, in charge of supplies sent by ladies in New for more
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