Satyr sentence example

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  • In one of these monuments was the famous Satyr of Praxiteles.

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  • Amymone having thrown her spear at a stag, missed it, but hit a satyr asleep in the brake.

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  • The satyr pursued her, and she called for help on Poseidon, who appeared, and for love of her beauty caused a spring to well up, which received her name.

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  • One of the more remarkable intaglios depicts a satyr holding a bunch of grapes, in a silver ring from Weybourne in Norfolk.

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  • She is a kind of female satyr, who resides in caves and strangles and perverts men.

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  • Hence, perhaps, her pose leaning against a plinth bearing a statuette of a dancing satyr.

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  • Except in the satyr play, theater seems to eschew naked flesh.

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  • How did satyr drama relate to comedy and tragedy; how closely was it tied to its tragic trilogy?

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