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implacable
used in The Iliad by Homer (translated by: Lang, Leaf, & Myers)

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Definition
not capable of being placated (appeased)
  • But for thee, the gods have put within thy breast a spirit implacable and evil, by reason of one single damsel.
    Book 9 (86% in)
  • I now will stay my anger: it beseems me not implacably for ever to be wroth; but come rouse speedily to the fight the flowing-haired Achaians, that I may go forth against the men of Troy and put them yet again to the proof, if they be fain to couch hard by the ships.
    Book 19 (17% in)
  • Never could the son of Atreus have stirred the soul within my breast, nor led off the damsel implacably against my will, had not Zeus willed that on many of the Achaians death should come.
    Book 19 (65% in)
  • Thus spake to him the noble son of Priam, beseeching him with words, but he heard a voice implacable: "Fond fool, proffer me no ransom, nor these words.
    Book 21 (17% in)
  • Not easily should another of the Achaians have persuaded me, but thou hast suffered and toiled greatly, and thy brave father and brother, for my sake: therefore will I hearken to thy prayer, and will even give unto thee the mare, though she is mine, that these also may know that my heart was never overweening or implacable.
    Book 23 (75% in)

There are no more uses of "implacable" in The Iliad by Homer (translated by: Lang, Leaf, & Myers).

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