To better see all uses of the word
The Aeneid
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
The Aeneid
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • From Capys’ arms his fate Privernus found: Hurt by Themilla first-but slight the woundHis shield thrown by, to mitigate the smart, He clapp’d his hand upon the wounded part: The second shaft came swift and unespied, And pierc’d his hand, and nail’d it to his side, Transfix’d his breathing lungs and beating heart: The soul came issuing out, and hiss’d against the dart.

  • There are no more uses of "mitigate" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • Don’t judge her so harshly until you consider the mitigating circumstances.
  • The new factory is building privacy walls to mitigate its impact on neighbors.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading