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Victus

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Victus (Zoöl) Food; diet.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

As for the 'mundus victus, non deficiente crumena', do you deserve, and I will provide them.
"The PG Edition of Chesterfield's Letters to His Son" by The Earl of Chesterfield
Maxima pars victus in carne consistit.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
Veni, vidi, victus sum!
"The House by the Church-Yard" by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
Omnibus in partibus exercitus Romanus victus erat.
"Latin for Beginners" by Benjamin Leonard D'Ooge
Nunquam victus est quanquam saepe pugnaverit.
"The History of Chivalry" by G. P. R. James
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In poetry:

ONE morn the devil to the other went:
Said he, to give thee up I'll be content;
If solely thou wilt openly declare
What 'tis I hold, for truly I despair;
I'm victus I confess, and can't succeed:
No doubt the thing's impossible decreed.
"The Impossible Thing" by Jean de La Fontaine

In news:

Silver Bay, MNJust before the flood in June I went to the Victus Farm in Silver Bay.
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