Actaeon definition by Webster's New World
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Gr. Myth. a hunter who makes Artemis angry by watching her bathe: she changes him into a stag, and his dogs tear him to pieces
Origin: Classical Latin ; from Classical Greek Aktaiōn
Actaeon definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun Greek Mythology
A young hunter who, having inadvertently observed Artemis while she was bathing, was turned by her into a stag and killed by his own dogs.