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sordid
used in The Aeneid

2 uses
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Definition morally degraded; or foul and repulsive
  • There Charon stands, who rules the dreary coastA sordid god: down from his hoary chin A length of beard descends, uncomb'd, unclean; His eyes, like hollow furnaces on fire; A girdle, foul with grease, binds his obscene attire.
    Book 6 (33% in)
  • Latinus tears his garments as he goes, Both for his public and his private woes; With filth his venerable beard besmears, And sordid dust deforms his silver hairs.
    Book 12 (65% in)

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