- of or relating to Tartarus; infernal.
Origin of Tartarean
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Examples from the Web for tartarean
The Tartarean part of the story is, in fact, post-Aeschylean.Suppliant Maidens and Other Plays
Big domes of Tartarean Honeysuckle—all rosy pink with bloom—yet held their own.A Garden with House Attached
Sarah Warner Brooks
The victor, sacrificing them with greedy teeth, plunged them into the Tartarean recesses of his capacious paunch.The Fables of Phdrus
Dost thou soothe the Elysian groves with thy tender song, or dost thou dwell upon a Tartarean Helicon?Petrarch's Letters to Classical Authors
You are at liberty, disbelieving it, to range the fields—Elysian and Tartarean—of all imagination.
- literary of or relating to Tartarus; infernal
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