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Antiphon hastened home to tell his neighbours of his discovery and to gain assistance.
BARON BRUNOLOUISA MORGAN
The bishops and other ministers of the church advance singing the antiphon, 'Zaccheus, make haste and come down,' etc.
CHURCHES AND CHURCH ORNAMENTSWILLIAM DURANDUS
Here we have a morsel of dramatic criticism on Antiphon the actor and Arbuscula the actress, which reminds one of Pepys.
THE LIFE OF CICEROANTHONY TROLLOPE
You, Antiphon, would seem to suggest that happiness consists of luxury and extravagance; I hold a different creed.
THE MEMORABILIAXENOPHON
Antiphon approaches Socrates in hope of drawing away his associates, and in their presence thus accosts him.
THE MEMORABILIAXENOPHON
Returning to the charge at another time, this same Antiphon engaged Socrates in conversation thus.
THE MEMORABILIAXENOPHON
Every one was astonished that he was ready so soon, for many have spent three hours over an antiphon of three lines.
LIFE OF MOZART, VOL. 1 (OF 3)OTTO JAHN
Antiphon marks the beginning of that development, Demosthenes its consummation.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 8VARIOUS
They read each the other's letter sentence by sentence, and in doleful antiphon.
THE ASTONISHING HISTORY OF TROY TOWNSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
Does it not escape him that Antiphon was then an alien, having suffered expulsion from the Lexiarchic list.
NOTES AND QUERIES, VOL. IV, NUMBER 109, NOVEMBER 29, 1851VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO ANTIPHON

  • antiphon
  • back answer
  • back talk
  • comeback
  • cooler
  • counter
  • crack
  • gag
  • jape
  • jest
  • joke
  • lip
  • parting shot
  • quip
  • rejoinder
  • repartee
  • reply
  • reprisal
  • respond
  • response
  • retaliation
  • return
  • revenge
  • riposte
  • sally
  • snappy comeback
  • topper
  • wisecrack
  • witticism
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