the supreme deity of the ancient Greeks, a son of Cronus and Rhea, brother of Demeter, Hades, Hera, Hestia, and Poseidon, and father of a number of gods, demigods, and mortals; the god of the heavens, identified by the Romans with Jupiter.
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How to use Zeus in a sentence
Gaia fled with the desperate Rhea, to a far-away land, where she birthed her grandson, Zeus.
Around 150 publishers use The Post’s ad platform Zeus, which the publication aims to integrate with “any major identity partner” to make sure publishers and advertisers can use the tech they prefer, Dicker said.Media Briefing: How publishers are earning money with NFTs | Tim Peterson | April 1, 2021 | Digiday
The Washington Post’s Zeus suite serves as just one example of the kind of technology that empowers publishers to increase ad revenue, optimizing ad supply and also the speed with which ads are served.Global Publishing Summit Recap: prepare for a world without cookies | jim cooper | March 8, 2021 | Digiday
After spending much of last year building one side of its advertising marketplace, Zeus, the Washington Post is gearing up to open the other.‘They’re solving a problem’: The Washington Post readies its Zeus platform for the buy side | Max Willens | March 8, 2021 | Digiday
Zeus currently offers more than 4 billion impressions per month across its participants’ owned-and-operated sites, a number that goes up when one includes their inventory in places like Apple News, which buyers can also target.‘They’re solving a problem’: The Washington Post readies its Zeus platform for the buy side | Max Willens | March 8, 2021 | Digiday
And please, please for the love of Zeus (himself a floral crown wearer) use real flowers.
So that makes 6.8 billion examples of perfection, 6.8 billion sparks of Zeus.David McCullough at Wellesley Commencement: ‘You Are Not Special’ (Video) | The Daily Beast | June 9, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
But, as Brian Krebs reported, Zeus was also used to send out bogus emails to .
“Zeus is a perfect case study of what the world looks like,” says Joffe.
Fey, whose name and image hardly suggest box-office prowess, is bigger than Zeus.
Zeus then granted his petition and gave Minerva to him for a bride, so that "arts and arms" should thenceforth be wedded together.Ancient Faiths And Modern | Thomas Inman
In the imagination of the Greeks Zeus was endowed with all the noblest elements in human character.Greek Sculpture | Estelle M. Hurll
The bust of Zeus reproduced in our illustration is thought to be a far-away copy of the head of Phidias's statue.Greek Sculpture | Estelle M. Hurll
He was a brother of Zeus, the sky and atmosphere deity, and had bull and horse forms.Myths of Babylonia and Assyria | Donald A. Mackenzie
Alcamenes represented him as a sort of humanized Zeus or Jupiter.A History of Art for Beginners and Students | Clara Erskine Clement
British Dictionary definitions for Zeus
the supreme god of the ancient Greeks, who became ruler of gods and men after he dethroned his father Cronus and defeated the Titans. He was the husband of his sister Hera and father by her and others of many gods, demigods, and mortals. He wielded thunderbolts and ruled the heavens, while his brothers Poseidon and Hades ruled the sea and underworld respectively: Roman counterpart: Jupiter
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Cultural definitions for Zeus
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