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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of the minor woodland deities who were companions of Dionysus (similar to the satyrs).

Usage examples (28)
  • Silenus, on the proportions of Doric structures, 198.
  • Just getting off Silenus was blessing enough for now.
  • Silenus, for all his size, was becoming affectionate.
  • Yet as soon as she spoke to him, Silenus would settle down. for more
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