noun Classical Mythology.
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Historical Examples of tereus
Tereus is changed into a crested bird, either a hoopoe or a lapwing.Human Animals
The tragical distractions of Tereus and Thyestes are nonsense to us.The Sheepfold and the Common, Vol. II (of 2)
Tell me what Tereus, or what Jason excites you to pierce your body with an anxious hand?
Why, Philomela, are you complaining of the cruelty of Tereus, the Ismarian tyrant?
Another instance is the 'shuttle's voice' in the Tereus of Sophocles.The Poetics