OEDIPUS Vocabulary in context


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OEDIPUS Vocabulary in context. Alex Kershenbaum Benni Tuchman Debra Paul Elijah Lippe Tamar Liberman

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Appease: To soothe; To relieve. Oedipus appeased the gods by exiling himself.

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Apprehension: FEAR Oedipus thought of his fate with apprehension, knowing of the power of the gods.

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Arbitrary: Randomly chosen. The decision to appoint Oedipus as king was not an arbitrary one, due to him being the one defeating the sphinx.