Adjective Definition

pyrrhic

1.Definition: of or relating to a war dance of ancient Greece

"Pyrrhic dance movements"


2.Definition: of or relating to or containing a metrical foot of two unstressed syllables

"Pyrrhic verses"


3.Definition: of or relating to or resembling Pyrrhus or his exploits (especially his sustaining staggering losses in order to defeat the Romans)

"A Pyrrhic victory"




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