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Hesione

noun
  1. Greek myth daughter of King Laomedon, rescued by Hercules from a sea monster
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Historical Examples of hesione

  • I felt sentimental about papa and Hesione and the old place.

    Heartbreak House

    George Bernard Shaw

  • She and Hesione throw themselves into one another's arms in wild excitement.

    Heartbreak House

    George Bernard Shaw

  • Hesione, what the devil do you mean by making mischief with my father about Mangan?

    Heartbreak House

    George Bernard Shaw

  • She is, as I remarked to Hesione, a very enterprising woman.

    Heartbreak House

    George Bernard Shaw

  • Behind them in the gloom, Hesione is strolling about with Mangan.

    Heartbreak House

    George Bernard Shaw