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noun as in return

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Antiphon hastened home to tell his neighbours of his discovery and to gain assistance.

The bishops and other ministers of the church advance singing the antiphon, 'Zaccheus, make haste and come down,' etc.

Here we have a morsel of dramatic criticism on Antiphon the actor and Arbuscula the actress, which reminds one of Pepys.

You, Antiphon, would seem to suggest that happiness consists of luxury and extravagance; I hold a different creed.

Antiphon approaches Socrates in hope of drawing away his associates, and in their presence thus accosts him.


On this page you'll find 146 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to antiphon, such as: comment, explanation, feedback, interpretation, justification, and key.

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