Momus sentence example
- Momus, being called upon to pronounce an opinion as to the merits of these productions, expressed dissatisfaction with all: with the man, because a window ought to have been made in his breast, through which his heart could be seen; with the ox, because its horns were in the wrong place; with the house, because it ought to have been portable, so as to be easily moved to avoid unpleasant neighbours.
- Momus is reported to have burst with chagrin at being unable to find any but the most trifling defects in Aphrodite.
- MOMUS, in Greek mythology, the son of Nu (Night), the personification of censoriousness.
- Comus, Rex, Krewe of Proteus and Knights of Momus were highly secret and no one ever saw behind their masks.