Examples from the Web for olympus
Du Maurier was one of the great names of British theatre, she regarded ‘a summons’ from him to be a ‘bugle call from Olympus.’Tallulah Bankhead: Gay, Drunk and Liberated in an Era of Excess Art|Judith Mackrell|January 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For its own part, KPMG missed a $1.7 billion accounting scandal at Japanese company Olympus.How HP’s Disastrous Deal Blows a Hole in Consulting|Alex Klein|November 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Henry James stooped from Olympus to examine them; and there was a good deal of excitement abroad as to their future performance.
It is interesting to watch, as I have done, the yearly migrations of the Albanian shepherds to and from Olympus.Turkey|Julius R. Van Millingen
Her and Athen saw him where they sat on the top of Olympus, and were wroth.Stories of the Old world|Alfred John Church
Down she darted from the topmost summits of Olympus, and in a moment she was at the ships of the Achaeans.The Iliad|Homer
From it is the splendid view over the whole city and far into Asia and the range of Olympus.Constantinople|William Holden Hutton
British Dictionary definitions for olympus
Word Origin and History for olympus
high mountain in Thessaly, abode of the gods, from Greek Olympos, of unknown origin. The name was given to several mountains, each seemingly the highest in its district.