Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


By his advice, Zeus banished the Titans to the nether-world.

This obliged her to return periodically to the nether-world for evermore.

After my sojourn in the nether-world, I arose from the dead.

The other declared that he had been led by two angels into the nether-world.

These curious openings into the nether-world are not permanent.

The wraith of Anchises enforces the advice, and bids Æneas visit him in the nether-world (856-909).

Is it not robbing a man of happiness and of the best part of his life to take him to the portals of the nether-world?

Osiris himself, however, came forth from the nether-world and vanquished Typhon.

In the first place, it is a startling fact that it is also related of Odysseus that he descended into the nether-world.

Heracles having become a Mystic overcomes the dangers of the nether-world.