[vee-nuh s-burg; German vey-noo s-berk]
a mountain in central Germany in the caverns of which, according to medieval legend, Venus held court.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for venusberg
Historical Examples of venusberg
Over the valley the Venusberg rose, a gray mass in the twilight.
He stood at his full height a moment, watching the curtain rise on Venusberg.
Well, Venusberg is not at all the place for a good young man.
The light dies away and the magic charms of the Venusberg disappear.
The curtain rises, disclosing all the seductive spells of the Venusberg.
British Dictionary definitions for venusberg
a mountain in central Germany: contains caverns that, according to medieval legend, housed the palace of the goddess Venus
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012