noun Classical Mythology.
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Traditionally, Orpheus was first a priest of Dionysus and then a priest of Apollo; he linked the cults within himself.
His killers were women devotees of the old, displaced cult of Dionysus, who tore him apart.
She cheated on her husband Hephaestus with Ares, Hermes, and Dionysus.‘Aphrodite and the Gods of Love’: Museum Exhibit Gets Visitors in the Mood for Valentine's Day|Lizzie Crocker|February 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Thus, Aphrodite was celebrated with lascivious dances, and Dionysus with drunken revels.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
Zelphine and I have decided that we will never acknowledge this to be a Dionysus or anything less poetic than the Narcissus.Italian Days and Ways|Anne Hollingsworth Wharton
Dionysus couldn't be touched by anyone except those authorized to do so—the seven girls and the Priests.
They were dipping in busily with their own goblets—a good deal smaller than the two-gallon crystal one for Dionysus himself.
After all, an ordinary girl couldn't be expected to keep up with Dionysus during a revel, could she?
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Cultural definitions for Dionysus
The Greek name for Bacchus, the Greek and Roman god of wine and revelry.