This big, idiotic, amphorous London has no sense of humour.
"The Christian A Story" by Hall Caine
The old doctor murmured some words about amphoric breathing, and a sound such as a cracked jar might give out.
"A Love Episode" by Emile Zola
It is represented seated before an amphore, above which is a bunch of grapes.
"Fictitious & Symbolic Creatures in Art" by John Vinycomb
The bourdonnement is very clear,â€”Â
Amphoric buzzing, as Iâ€™m alive
Five doctors took their turn to hear;
Amphoric buzzing, said all the five.
"The Stethoscope Song. A Professional Ballad" by Oliver Wendell Holmes