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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A stock character of Roman comedy representing a stupid, greedy country fellow.

Usage examples (3)
  • Prasa-maccus sat down on the bed as Grephon bowed and departed.
  • In that instant she knew it all, as if she held Prasa-maccus 'soul under her eyes.
  • Prasa-maccus was infuriated at the lack of skill shown by the brotherhood's hunters, who returned empty-handed at dusk each day, complaining that the deer were too fast,... for more
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