Class. Myth. one of the three Furies
Origin of TisiphoneClassical Greek Tisiphon?, literally , the avenger of blood ; from tisis, vengeance + phonos, bloodletting, murder ; from Indo-European an unverified form gwhonos, a beating ; from base an unverified form gwhen-, to beat, strike
nounGreek & Roman Mythology
One of the three Furies.