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
  • Trojans and Latians vie with like desires To make the field of battle shine with fires, And the promiscuous blaze to heav’n aspires.
  • Still pressing onward, to the walls he drew, Where shafts, and spears, and darts promiscuous flew, And sanguine streams the slipp’ry ground embrue.
  • Now, studious of the sight, a num’rous throng Of either sex promiscuous, old and young, Swarm the town: by those who rest behind, The gates and walls and houses’ tops are lin’d.

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

    Show samples from other sources
  • She has a reputation as a promiscuous party girl.
  • He acquired genital herpes during a period of promiscuity in his youth.

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