Example sentences from the Web for lysistrata
She promoted their own Lysistrata moment, convincing the women to deny sex to their husbands until the fighting ended.
The Lysistrata expresses the popular desire for peace at any cost.
The mouths of the heralds of the Lysistrata were set in one curve of comedy throughout the play.The Drunkard|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
It is not conceivable that the Lysistrata of Aristophanes could be presented on any public stage in Christendom.Folkways|William Graham Sumner
Cultural definitions for lysistrata
An ancient Greek comedy by Aristophanes. The title character persuades the women of Athens (see also Athens) and Sparta, which are at war, to refuse sexual contact with their husbands until the two cities make peace.