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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A place where the wicked are punished after death.

Usage examples (30)
  • The nasty one, a cursed land of screaming, flames, and punishment, was known as the Tartarus Plains.
  • 22 A detailed and most curious account of this region, which he calls Tartarus, is given by Angustine.
  • The Furies are trapped in a place called Tartarus.
  • When Cronus came to power he imprisoned the Cyclopes in Tartarus. for more
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