Related formsLu·cre·tian, adjective
Examples from the Web for lucretius
Lucretius touches on the development of man out of a primitive, hardy, beast-like condition.
Clodia was accustomed to Lucretius's coming at unexpected hours with unexpected demands upon her understanding.Roads from Rome|Anne C. E. Allinson
The man of science who speculates thus upon the nature of things is, unknown to himself, a modern Lucretius.The Non-religion of the Future: A Sociological Study|Jean-Marie Guyau
The great philosophical poets, like Lucretius, try to solve the riddles.Whitman|John Burroughs
This system is called naturalism; and of this Lucretius is the unrivalled poet.Three Philosophical Poets|George Santayana