How to use Milo in a sentence
Clodius and Milo used bands of gladiators in their city riots, and this action on the part of the latter was approved by Cicero.
See Leycester, "The Volcanic Group of Milo, Anti-Milo, &c.," in Jour.
In 1871 he published a monograph on the Venus of Milo.
It was especially celebrated for its successes in the Olympic games from 588 B.C. onwards, Milo being the most famous of its athletes.
Pythagoras established himself here between 540 and 530 B.C. and formed a society of 300 disciples (among whom was Milo), who acquired considerable influence with the supreme council of l000 by which the city was ruled.Advertisement
They sent competitors to the Olympic games (among them the famous Milo of Croton); and the physicians of Croton early in the 6th century (especially in the person of Democedes) were reputed the best in Greece; but politically they appear to have generally kept themselves separate.
Annius Milo on the Appian Way (on the 18th of January), which brought about the appointment of Pompey as sole consul and the passing of the special laws dealing with rioting and bribery.
Cicero took an active part in the trials which followed, both as a defender of Milo and his adherents and as a prosecutor of the opposite faction.
In the pro Milone he says that either Milo must have lain in wait for Clodius or Clodius for Milo, leaving out of sight the truth, that the encounter was due to chance.
He studied at the monastery, where his uncle Milo occupied an important position.Advertisement
According to Flodoard, Charles Martel drove Rigobert, archbishop of Reims, from his office and replaced him by a warrior clerk named Milo, afterwards bishop of Trier.
The same writer represents Milo as discharging a mission among the Vascones, or Basques, the very people to whom authentic history has ascribed the great disaster which befell the army of Charlemagne at Roncesvalles.
Flodoard says that Tilpin was originally a monk at St Denis, and Hincmar tells how after his appointment to Reims he occupied himself in securing the restoration of the rights and properties of his church, the revenues and prestige of which had been impaired under Milo's rule.
Like others who have gone through the conventional course of instruction, he kept a place in his memory for the various charms of Virgil and Horace, of Tacitus and Ovid; but the master whose page by night and by day he turned with devout hand, was the copious, energetic, flexible, diversified and brilliant genius of the declamations for Archias the poet and for Milo, against Catiline and against Antony, the author of the disputations at Tusculum and the orations against Verres.
He married the daughter of Milo of Gloucester, and played an ambiguous part in Stephen's reign, siding at first with the king and afterwards with the empress.Advertisement
Of existing statues the most famous is the Aphrodite of Melos (Venus of Milo), now in the Louvre, which was found on the island in 1820 amongst the ruins of the theatre; the Capitoline Venus at Rome and the Venus of Capua, represented as a goddess of victory (these two exhibit a lofty conception of the goddess); the Medicean Venus at Florence, found in the porticus of Octavia at Rome and (probably wrongly) attributed to Cleomenes; the Venus stooping in the bath, in the Vatican; and the Callipygos at Naples, a specimen of the most sensual type.
Some argue that the responsibility of the International Court of Justice is even greater now that Milo s evi ć is dead.
The Adventures of Milo and Otis is a delightful video narrated by Dudley Moore featuring the antics of lifelong friends, Milo the cat and Otis the dog.
The book opens when main character Milo, a small boy who struggles with boredom, discovers a magical tollbooth in his room.
Milo gets into a toy car and decides to drive through the tollbooth, which transports him to another world.Advertisement
The world, known as the Kingdom of Wisdom, introduces Milo to a number of remarkable characters and unusual friends.
After bidding his new friends goodbye, the tollbooth returns and Milo drives through it again to return to his room.
On the following day, the tollbooth disappears and Milo notices a rekindled interest in his own life and world.
The Phantom Tollbooth features a widely varied cast of interesting characters, but Milo has only two steady companions throughout the majority of the book.
Milo is a clever, middle-school-aged boy and The Phantom Tollbooth's primary character.Advertisement
Despite being highly creative and very talented, Milo struggles to find outlets for his thoughts and despises doing schoolwork.
Tock is the watchdog that acts as a companion and friend to Milo during his journey through the Kingdom of Wisdom.
He opens up to Milo as the book progresses and turns out to be kinder than his initial intimidating persona indicates.
The Humbug is a beetle-like insect and another companion to Milo during his travels.
Over the past few months, a maelstrom of rumors have been flying about concerning the coupling of Heroes stars Hayden Panettiere and Milo Ventimiglia.Advertisement
Those "in the know" claimed three months ago that Hayden and Milo were a couple.
She, being 18 and Milo being 30, both vehemently denied the rumors.
Check out this YouTube clip of Hayden and Milo dancing at the above mentioned Governor's Ball and decide for yourself if that is how "just friends" dance together.
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Apparently, the wrestler Milo of Crotona is considered to be the father of progressive resistance exercise.Advertisement
Legends tell us that Milo increased his strength by picking up and walking with a calf every day.
As the calf became bigger, Milo's load would increase.
Willoughby tells us that Milo won the championship six times at Olympia and seven times at Pythia.
It is believed that the idea of progressive resistance dates back to Milo of Croton, a 6th century BC wrestler who lived in a Grecian city in what is now southern Italy.
Legend has it that Milo trained for his events by carrying a baby calf on his back ever day, until the calf was full grown.Advertisement
As the calf got bigger, Milo grew stronger.
The band has had several other members over time, including Disashi Lumumba-Kasongo, Eric Roberts, Ryan Geise, Samm Shuffler, Milo Bonacci and Sie One.
Peter Petrelli - Milo Ventimiglia plays the part of Peter, a man with the surreal ability to absorb powers from other heroes or villains.
Milo has enjoyed a long career in feature films including Rocky Balboa, Cursed, Stay Alive and many others.
Many of the islands are of volcanic formation; and a well-defined volcanic chain bounds the Cretan Sea on the north, including Milo and Kimolos, Santorin (Thera) and Therasia, and extends to Nisyros.Advertisement
Milo was tribune of the plebs in 57 B.C. He took a prominent part in bringing about the recall of Cicero from exile, in spite of the opposition of Clodius.
In 53, when Milo was candidate for the - consulship and Clodius for the praetorship, the two leaders met by accident on the Appian Way at Bovillae and Clodius was murdered (January 52).
Milo was impeached; his guilt was clear, and his enemies took every means of intimidating his supporters and his judges.
Milo went into exile at Massilia, and his property was sold by auction.
The chief authority is the Vita Lanfranci by Milo Crispin, who was precentor at Bec and died in 1149.Advertisement
Milo drew largely upon the Vita Herluini, composed by Gilbert Crispin, abbot of Westminster.