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Definition of the noun Agoniates
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Agoniates is a genus of Triportheidae, described by Müller & Troschel in 1845.
- synonym: genus Agoniates
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Chordata
- class: Actinopterygii
- order: Characiformes
- family: Triportheidae
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Agoniates is a genus of Agoniatinae.
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by S. Austin Allibone
"Samson Agoniates is the latest of Milton's poems: we see in it, perhaps more distinctly than in Paradise Regained, the ebb >>f H mighty tide. An air of uncommon grandeur prevails throughout, but the language is less poetical than in Paradise ...
" Milton; Samaon Agoniates, 1,419. well-fed, a. Supplied with good food in plenty. "And well-fed sheep and sable oxen slay.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1895)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
Agoniates at a later date 1677). At the opposite end of the dramatic scale, the lig t gaiety of the Italian and French force could not establish itself on the English popular stage without more solid adjuncts; the Englishman's festive digestion is ...
by S. J. Herrtage, John A. Williams, Robert Hunter
Milton: Samson Agoniates. burd -en-sSck, s. [Berthinsek.] (Scotch.) btlr'-den- Bdme, tbur'-vhen-8Ame, a. [From Eng. burden; and suffix -some.] Constituting a material or an immaterial burden, onerous, grievous, forming an incubus upon.
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis].
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
Milton's Agoniates. In other part stood one, who al the forge Labouring, two massy clods of iron ami brass Had melted. Id. Paradise Lost. The queen of martials, And Mars himself conducted them ; both which, being forged of gold. Must needs ...
A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention
Chirodon, Megalobrycon, Gastropelecus, Piabucina, Scissor, Pseudo- chalceus, Aphyocharax,Chalceus, Brycon, Chalcinopsis, Bry- conops, Creagrutus, Chalcinus, Piabuca, Paragoniates, Agoniates, Nannsethiops, and Bryconsethiops. 7.
by Charles Morris
" Milton; Samson Agoniates, 805. '3. To busy one': self with intricacies; to wander. " It will be needless to rm-vi far into the records of elder times; every man's memory will suggest many pertinent lnstancee.
A ... Work of Reference to the English Language Defining Over 250,000 Words ... Containing Over One Hundred Maps and Diagrams and Nearly Four Thousand Illustrations
" Milton: Samson Agoniates, 668. 2. Rough, boisterous. " The men do sympathize with the mastiffs, ln robust, toua and rough coining on.
A New and Exhaustive Work of Reference to the English Language, Defining Over 250,000 Words, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Pronunciation and Use. Comprising a General Encyclopaedia of Art, Science, Invention and Discovery; a Gazetteer and Atlas of the World; a Compendious Dictionary of Universal Biography, Etc by Robert Hunter
'" Milton: Samson Agoniates.
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Scrabble value of A1G2O1N1I1A1T1E1S1
The value of this 9-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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