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Sallust

[sal-uh st]
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noun
  1. Caius Sallustius Crispus, 86–34 b.c., Roman historian.
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  • I had gone three times through the whole of Livy, Sallust, and Tacitus.

    Self-Help

    Samuel Smiles

  • It is in the Ludovisi quarter, and stands on the very site of the Gardens of Sallust.

    Italy, the Magic Land

    Lilian Whiting

  • Barclay's preface and dedication are omitted, as well as the Latin of Sallust.

  • Hard.; and for general illustrations, the notes of Wasse on Sallust, Cat.

  • The Fabrician dungeons are not more gloomy than the gardens of Sallust are now.

    Aurelian

    William Ware


British Dictionary definitions for sallust

Sallust

noun
  1. full name Gaius Sallustius Crispus. 86–?34 bc, Roman historian and statesman, noted for his histories of the Catiline conspiracy and the Roman war against Jugurtha
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