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Lepidus

[lep-i-duh s]
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noun
  1. Marcus Ae·mil·i·us [ee-mil-ee-uh s] /iˈmɪl i əs/, died 13 b.c., Roman politician: member of the second triumvirate.
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Examples from the Web for lepidus

Historical Examples

  • Lepidus, a Man of good Sense, is a Batchellor, and never intends to marry.

    A Letter to Dion

    Bernard Mandeville

  • Hence Cicero blames Antony for omitting this in the case of Lepidus.

  • Lepidus shrugged his shoulders, but was too languid to reply.

    The Last Days of Pompeii

    Edward George Bulwer-Lytton

  • How should Lepidus doubt now when victory had declared for the Republic?

    The Life of Cicero

    Anthony Trollope

  • When the time was over, Antony and Lepidus had joined their forces triumphantly.

    The Life of Cicero

    Anthony Trollope


British Dictionary definitions for lepidus

Lepidus

noun
  1. Marcus Aemilius (ˈmɑːkəs iːˈmɪlɪəs). died ?13 bc, Roman statesman: formed the Second Triumvirate with Octavian (later Augustus) and Mark Antony
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