"If a man is active without being strong, I should make a retiarius of him," Scopus said.
In the distance is the retiarius, who must fight Hyppolitus in his turn.
An American football player in full armour resembles a deep-sea diver or a Roman retiarius more than anything else.
Everybody had recalled or been reminded of her rescue of the retiarius.
That shows how innocent you are, my dear Fulvia: the retiarius has generally the best of it.
Everybody knew of my rescue of the retiarius, thousands had seen me rescue him.
The big gladiator sat still waiting for the retiarius to finish him.
With the lasso the bold Matador, like the retiarius of the ancient arena, makes the cast that is for life.
The Mirmillo was a gladiator opposed to a retiarius, protecting himself by his oblong shield against the net of the latter.
Would you prefer a still more singular kind of duel—one between a secutor and a retiarius?