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synonyms for chthonian

  • demonic
  • devilish
  • hellish
  • malevolent
  • wicked
  • lower
  • accursed
  • blamed
  • blasted
  • confounded
  • cursed
  • cussed
  • damnable
  • diabolical
  • execrable
  • fiendish
  • malicious
  • monstrous
  • nether
  • satanic
  • subterranean
  • sulphurous

antonyms for chthonian

MOST RELEVANT
  • angelic
  • godlike
  • good
  • moral
  • heavenly
  • otherworldly
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How to use chthonian in a sentence

As a chthonian power, she is worshipped at the Samothracian mysteries, and is closely connected with Demeter.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 13, SLICE 2VARIOUS
The Chthonian deities form a counterpart to the dwellers on Olympus.
STUDIES OF THE GREEK POETS (VOL II OF 2)JOHN ADDINGTON SYMONDS
A man who divorced his wife was to make an offering to the Chthonian gods.
PLUTARCH'S LIVES, VOLUME I (OF 4)PLUTARCH
It must be strange to die, surrounded by jackals at their chthonian litanies.
IN MESOPOTAMIAMARTIN SWAYNE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CHTHONIAN

  • accursed
  • blamed
  • blasted
  • chthonian
  • confounded
  • cursed
  • cussed
  • damnable
  • demonic
  • devilish
  • diabolical
  • execrable
  • fiendish
  • hellish
  • lower
  • malevolent
  • malicious
  • monstrous
  • nether
  • satanic
  • subterranean
  • sulphurous
  • wicked
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.