follow Dictionary.com

9 Grammatical Pitfalls

Tereus

[teer-ee-uh s, teer-yoos] /ˈtɪər i əs, ˈtɪər yus/
noun, Classical Mythology
1.
a Thracian prince, the husband of Procne, who raped his sister-in-law Philomela and was changed into a hoopoe as a punishment.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for Tereus

Tereus

/ˈtɪərɪəs/
noun
1.
(Greek myth) a prince of Thrace, who raped Philomela, sister of his wife Procne, and was punished by being turned into a hoopoe
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Tereus

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Tereus

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for tereus