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synonyms for gorgon

  • Medusa
  • bag
  • battle-ax
  • beldam
  • biddy
  • crone
  • fishwife
  • fury
  • harpy
  • harridan
  • jezebel
  • ogress
  • shrew
  • slattern
  • sorceress
  • termagant
  • virago
  • vixen
  • witch
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How to use gorgon in a sentence

Unfortunately the journal says very little of the Gorgon's voyage home.
VOYAGE OF H.M.S. PANDORAEDWARD EDWARDS
But the messenger of the gods bade him have no fear, for he himself had come to help in the perilous quest for the Gorgon's head.
STORIES OF OLD GREECE AND ROMEEMILIE KIP BAKER
Catching up the cloak in which he had wrapped the Gorgon's head, he cried: "Whoever is my friend, let him turn away his eyes."
STORIES OF OLD GREECE AND ROMEEMILIE KIP BAKER
In Gruenwald's eyes, the only difference between me and Medusa the Gorgon was that looking at me did not turn him to stone.
HIGHWAYS IN HIDINGGEORGE OLIVER SMITH
She has no beauty; and as for Gorgon, the creature has a look of timid softness in waiting behind her rocky eyes.
THE AMAZING MARRIAGE, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
This face, like the fabled Gorgon, turns cheerfulness to stone.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT G. INGERSOLL, VOL. 4 (OF 12)ROBERT G. INGERSOLL
The head of the Gorgon again procured for Perseus an easy victory.
THE STUDENT'S MYTHOLOGYCATHERINE ANN WHITE
He would put down invidious comments, disarm gossip, in short cut off the gorgon's head at the first struggle.
GIRLHOOD AND WOMANHOODSARAH TYTLER
The Supply and the Gorgon had departed, and with them a valuable portion of our friends and associates.
AN ACCOUNT OF THE ENGLISH COLONY IN NEW SOUTH WALES, VOL. 1DAVID COLLINS
Of the three bulls which were landed two only were living at this period, beside the bull calf produced on board the Gorgon.
AN ACCOUNT OF THE ENGLISH COLONY IN NEW SOUTH WALES, VOL. 1DAVID COLLINS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GORGON

  • Medusa
  • bag
  • battle-ax
  • beldam
  • biddy
  • crone
  • fishwife
  • fury
  • gorgon
  • harpy
  • harridan
  • jezebel
  • ogress
  • shrew
  • slattern
  • sorceress
  • termagant
  • virago
  • vixen
  • witch
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.