[ tahr-tair-ee-uhn ]
/ tɑrˈtɛər i ən /
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of or relating to Tartarus; infernal.
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Words nearby Tartarean
tartan, tartanry, tartar, tartarated, tartare, Tartarean, tartar emetic, tartare sauce, Tartarian, Tartarian aster, Tartarian honeysuckle
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How to use Tartarean in a sentence
Their Tartarean situation might by some have been called an imprudent one for two unattended women.
Tartarean regions have no worse woes, nor the Hell of Christians, than memory inflicts upon those who have done evil.Aurelian|William Ware
A true Tartarean dignity sat upon her brow, and not factitiously or with marks of constraint, for it had grown in her with years.
He stood on the bridge overwhelmed by the despair whose Tartarean blackness only twenty can experience.The Mountebank|William J. Locke
Some say this Tartarean conqueror was called Timour or Temur-chi, and his origin is wrapt in mystery.Ancient Chinese account of the Grand Canyon, or course of the Colorado|Alexander M'Allan
British Dictionary definitions for Tartarean
/ (tɑːˈtɛərɪən, -ˈtɑːrɪ-) /
literary of or relating to Tartarus; infernal
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