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mythical Greek hero of the Iliad; a foremost Greek warrior at the siege of Troy; when he was a baby his mother tried to make him immortal by bathing him in a magical river but the heel by which she held him remained vulnerable--his `Achilles' heel' Achilles
(law) a defense by an accused person purporting to show that he or she could not have committed the crime in question alibi
first woman aviator to fly solo nonstop across the Atlantic (1928); while attempting to fly around the world she disappeared over the Pacific (1898-1937) Amelia Earhart , Earhart
(Greek mythology) an Ethiopian princess and daughter of Cassiopeia; she was fastened to a rock and exposed to a sea monster that was sent by Poseidon, but she was rescued by Perseus and became his wife Andromeda
Queen of England and Scotland and Ireland; daughter if James II and the last of the Stuart monarchs; in 1707 she was the last English ruler to exercise the royal veto over parliament (1665-1714) Anne
beautiful daughter of Minos and Pasiphae; she fell in love with Theseus and gave him the thread with which he found his way out of the Minotaur's labyrinth Ariadne
person who through conceit makes pretentious claims to rights or advantages that he or she is not entitled to or to qualities that he or she does not possess arrogator
mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics Blessed Virgin , Madonna , Mary , The Virgin , Virgin Mary
daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon who was Queen of England from 1553 to 1558; she was the wife of Philip II of Spain and when she restored Roman Catholicism to England many Protestants were burned at the stake as heretics (1516-1558) Bloody Mary , Mary I , Mary Tudor
Valkyrie or a queen in the Nibelungenlied who loved the hero Siegfried; when he deceived her she had him killed and then committed suicide Brunhild , Brunnhilde , Brynhild
member of a constituency; a citizen who is represented in a government by officials for whom he or she votes constituent
French noblewoman who was the mistress of Henry II; she had more influence over him than did his wife Catherine de Medicis (1499-1566) Diane de Poitiers , Duchesse de Valentinois
(Roman mythology) a princess of Tyre who was the founder and queen of Carthage; Virgil tells of her suicide when she was abandoned by Aeneas Dido
person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives dissembler , dissimulator , hypocrite , phoney , phony , pretender
queen of France as the wife of Louis VII; that marriage was annulled in 1152 and she then married Henry II and became Queen of England (1122-1204) Eleanor of Aquitaine
United States film actress (born in England) who was a childhood star; as an adult she often co-starred with Richard Burton (born in 1932) Elizabeth Taylor , Taylor
Queen of England from 1558 to 1603; daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn; she succeeded Mary I (who was a Catholic) and restored Protestantism to England; during her reign Mary Queen of Scots was executed and the Spanish Armada was defeated; her reign w Elizabeth , Elizabeth I
(Old Testament) a beautiful Jewess chosen by the king of Persia to be his queen; she stopped a plot to massacre all the Jews in Persia (an event celebrated by Jews as the feast of Purim) Esther
lien of the United States on all property of a taxpayer who fails to pay the federal government the taxes for which he or she is liable federal tax lien
legislator who gives long speeches in an effort to delay or obstruct legislation that he (or she) opposes filibuster , filibusterer
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