In the financial press, the fall of Facebook has been spun out like a sophoclean tragedy.
The end of Aegisthus himself is contrived with sophoclean art.
There was about her tears a sophoclean, almost a Niobesque quality.
It is in the sophoclean play that Electra is most prominent.
Euripides has drawn the character of Peleus with something of the heat and fury of the sophoclean Teiresias.
His Atalanta in Calydon is, down to the choruses, an imitation of the sophoclean tragedies.
It has no Pindaric involution, no Æschylean pompousness, no studied sophoclean subtlety, no Euripidean concetti.
He sees the history and fate of the Jews against a background of sophoclean conception of life and Aristotelian theories.
All these queens and heroines of history and tragedy have rather an Ovidian than a sophoclean grace of bearing and of speech.
You might have a thousand groupings, dispersions, regroupings, in as perfect bas-relief style as those of any sophoclean drama.