Sentence Examples


  • He is described as a grisly monster with a hundred dragons' heads, who was conquered and cast into Tartarus by Zeus.
  • It is to be distinguished from Tartarus, the place of punishment for the wicked.
  • Those who had lived evil lives were thrust down into Tartarus, where they suffered endless torments.
  • The gigantic enemies were defeated and consigned to Tartarus, at the gates of which the three brothers were placed (Hesiod, Theog.
  • But sometimes Squaw Walden had her revenge, and a hired man, walking behind his team, slipped through a crack in the ground down toward Tartarus, and he who was so brave before suddenly became but the ninth part of a man, almost gave up his animal heat, and was glad to take refuge in my house, and acknowledged that there was some virtue in a stove; or sometimes the frozen soil took a piece of steel out of a plowshare, or a plow got set in the furrow and had to be cut out.

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