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Fearful that he might yet stab them in the back, the British gave him the codename “Brutus.”War’s Most Powerful Weapon: Double Agents from WWII to Al Qaeda|Ben Macintyre|July 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Rarely is it ever a cause as noble or as poetic as it was when Brutus stabbed Caesar.Lights, Camera, Cocktails|Brody Brown|July 8, 2011|DAILY BEAST
This is like Brutus complaining that he wanted to be invited to Caesar's funeral—and in this case he actually was.Erasing Dan Rather|Lloyd Grove|September 16, 2009|DAILY BEAST
Brutus Cohn, traveling under the passport name of John Lamb, tracked the wheelchair down the sidewalk.Danger Stalks Lucas Davenport|Daily Beast Promotions|May 11, 2009|DAILY BEAST
Brutus was getting well, but there would always be a scar on his shoulder, where the sharp-pointed shrub had entered the flesh.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
The confusion in this direction is well illustrated by the name of the famous Marcus Junius Brutus.
There were mothers then, as well as in the times of the Gracchi; there were wives as noble as the wife of Marcus Brutus.
A gleam from the lantern showed it; the key-hole was old-fashioned as also described, and in a moment brutus had it open.
In short, in less than half an hour he returned with our old acquaintances, brutus and mephistopheles.
British Dictionary definitions for Brutus
Cultural definitions for Brutus (1 of 2)
A character in the play Julius Caesar, by William Shakespeare; one of the assassins of Julius Caesar. (See “Brutus is an honorable man,” “Et tu, Brute?” and “Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears.”)
Cultural definitions for Brutus (2 of 2)
An ancient Roman politician who helped assassinate his friend Julius Caesar.