QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
Words nearby Augean
Example sentences from the Web for Augean
He compared this discovery to a “wagon full of manure” left in the Augean stables of science.
I had to chase the chickens back into the coop and close the door so I could finish with the Augean Stables of the chicken pen.What Did TJ Mean By “Pursuit of Happiness,” Anyway?|P. J. O’Rourke|June 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Bush White House staff has begun the Augean task of spinning the Bush legacy.
Before the reconstruction, the old rubbish must be cleared away, and Augean stables must be cleansed.Beacon Lights of History, Volume VI|John Lord
The district-attorney was busy, however, on an Augean task—the cleaning out of the police stable.What Will People Say?|Rupert Hughes
She seemed prepared to clean Augean stables, and there was something judicial in her aspect too, but she did not look at Olive.Olive in Italy|Moray Dalton
It was the river Alpheus that Hercules turned through the Augean stables.Hints to Pilgrims|Charles Stephen Brooks
However the patriarch and his sons managed to cleanse this worse than Augean stable passes all understanding.Bible Romances|George W. Foote