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used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Edward)

3 uses
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a meal; or the food served at a meal


a meal following a funeral (in some parts of the United States)
  • The hero obstinately refuses all repast, and gives himself up to lamentations for his friend.
    2.18 — Volume 2 Book 18 (98% in)
  • Then, throwing on the car the bloody spoils, He mounted, hands and feet imbrued with blood, As 'twere a lion, fresh from his repast Upon the carcase of a slaughter'd bull.
    2.17 — Volume 2 Book 17 (68% in)
  • The chief he found Within, his followers seated all apart; Two only in his presence minister'd, The brave Automedon, and Alcimus, A warrior bold; scarce ended the repast Of food and wine; the table still was set.
    2.24 — Volume 2 Book 24 (59% in)

There are no more uses of "repast" in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Edward).

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