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  1. Classical Mythology. a brother of Eros, most often regarded as the avenger of unrequited love.
  2. Anterus.
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  1. Mount, a peak in central Colorado, in the Sawatch Mountains. 14,269 feet (4349 meters).
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Examples from the Web for anteros

Historical Examples

  • The story of the raising of Eros and Anteros may be found in his life by Eunapius.

    The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 4

    Lord Byron

  • It was only revealed to her when Anteros, god of passion, was born.

  • A sculptor would like you more now,—what a head you would make for an Anteros, or an Icarus, or a Hyacinthus!

  • Venus was his favorite goddess, and among their children were Cupid, Anteros, and Harmonia.

  • I've laid all my frankincense and myrrh on the altar of Anteros, I've nothing to offer the true god.

    Shadows of Flames

    Amelie Rives