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Cerberus

See definition of Cerberus on Dictionary.com
  • as incustodian
  • as inguardian

synonyms for Cerberus

  • curator
  • keeper
  • overseer
  • protector
  • steward
  • superintendent
  • supervisor
  • warden
  • watchdog
  • bodyguard
  • cleaner
  • concierge
  • escort
  • guardian
  • manager
  • sitter
  • super
  • baby sitter
  • claviger
  • cleaning person
  • housesitter
  • maintenance person
  • swamper
  • watchperson
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How to use Cerberus in a sentence

With the money a small quantity of pudding or cheese was put in for Cerberus, to propitiate him.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
The last labour was to bring from the infernal regions the three-headed dog Cerberus.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
They cost me many a dollar to send through the stage-door by the gouty Cerberus at the gate when Bella trod the boards.
BELFORD'S MAGAZINE, VOL. II, NO. 3, FEBRUARY 1889VARIOUS
The twelfth and last labor of Hercules was to bring from Hades the three-headed dog, Cerberus.
STORIES OF OLD GREECE AND ROMEEMILIE KIP BAKER
I certainly felt somewhat uncomfortable in this situation, and I thought of Cerberus on the other side of the Styx ferry.
WANDERINGS IN SOUTH AMERICACHARLES WATERTON
I give you my word Chartersea is as ugly as all three heads of Cerberus, and as foul as a ship's barrel of grease.
RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
The triple Cerberus who dominates the situation is made up of the colliery owner, the coal merchant and the railway company.
MR. PUNCH'S HISTORY OF MODERN ENGLAND VOL. IV OF IV.CHARLES L. GRAVES
As a sop to Cerberus, the King promised thenceforth to abide by the advice of his native nobility, and the subsidy was voted.
EARL HUBERT'S DAUGHTEREMILY SARAH HOLT
If the State was without a head, the Church enjoyed in that respect a Cerberus-like superfluity.
THE RISE OF THE RUSSIAN EMPIREHECTOR H. MUNRO
Cerberus smiled faintly, as if courtesy alone prevented him from totally ignoring so feeble a jest.
THIRTYHOWARD VINCENT O'BRIEN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CERBERUS

  • Cerberus
  • baby sitter
  • bodyguard
  • claviger
  • cleaner
  • cleaning person
  • concierge
  • curator
  • escort
  • guardian
  • housesitter
  • keeper
  • maintenance person
  • manager
  • overseer
  • protector
  • sitter
  • steward
  • super
  • superintendent
  • supervisor
  • swamper
  • warden
  • watchdog
  • watchperson
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.