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[kree-oo-suh] /kriˈu sə/
noun, Classical Mythology
the bride to be of Jason, slain by Medea.
a daughter of Priam and the wife of Aeneas who disappeared in the flight from Troy. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • creusa enters, accompanied by one of Euripides' characteristic Old Slaves.

    Euripedes and His Age Gilbert Murray
  • creusa, however, endeavored to calm and quiet him by soothing words.

  • As a reading play, I think "creusa" is the greatest success Whitehead has achieved.

  • Lastly, on the dish before Miss creusa there reposed three potatoes.

    Orley Farm Anthony Trollope
  • The man has tended creusa from childhood, lives for her and thinks of nothing else; he is utterly without scruple apart from her.

    Euripedes and His Age Gilbert Murray
  • His heart is bleeding at the loss of creusa, of Helen, of Troy.

  • She sent creusa a wedding-dress, and had her children brought to her to bid them farewell.

    Gods and Heroes R. E. Francillon
  • Then he looked back, and to his horror creusa was nowhere to be seen.

  • He went on in this way in a desperate state of agitation and distress, searching everywhere but seeing nothing of creusa.

  • The Chorus immediately tell creusa what they know of the story.

    Euripedes and His Age Gilbert Murray

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