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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (Greek mythology) the Titan who stole fire from Olympus and gave it to mankind.

Usage examples (33)
  • On another pulse, the "sound of life" heralded in Prometheus
  • The story of Prometheus is important in The Invention of Hugo Cabret.
  • Er, yeah, I realize Prometheus is Greek, and I know the origin of his name.
  • Although Prometheus is the hero of suffering and strength for the Romantics, for more
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