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[ak-shee-uh s]
  1. Lucius,c170–c90 b.c., Roman poet and prose writer.
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Examples from the Web for accius

Historical Examples of accius

  • Accius lived to a great age, but the date of his death is not known.

    A History of Roman Literature

    Harold North Fowler

  • Horace applies the epithet 'altus,' Ovid that of 'animosus' to Accius.

  • What qualities of Accius do we find in the fragments of his writings which remain?

  • Or do you think sopus was ever angry when he acted, or Accius was so when he wrote?

    Cicero's Tusculan Disputations

    Marcus Tullius Cicero

  • Does the facetious Lucilius make no alterations in the tragedies of Accius?