Definition of Retiarii

1. Noun. (nonstandard) (plural of retiarius) ¹



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Definition of Retiarii

1. retiarius [n] - See also: retiarius

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Retiarii

rethoryke
rethorykes
rethought
rethread
rethreaded
rethreading
rethreads
rethrew
rethrow
rethrowing
rethrown
rethrows
retia
retial
retiari
retiarii (current term)
retiarius
retiary
reticence
reticences
reticencies
reticency
reticent
reticently
retick
reticket
reticketed
reticketing
retickets
reticle

Literary usage of Retiarii

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1. The Student's Roman Empire: A History of the Roman Empire from Its by John Bagnell Bury (1893)
"... armed like the Gauls, J • and generally matched against the retiarii; ... who fought in chariots; the retiarii, who were armed with a net (whence their ..."

2. Arts and Sciences: Or, Fourth Division of "The English Encyclopedia" edited by Charles Knight (1867)
"The other group are two retiarii, ... or followers, go called because being commonly matched against the retiarii, their system was to pursue their ..."

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