American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Greek & Roman Mythology One of the Furies.
- n. one of the three Furies
“For the lack of a better description, the HMS Alecto is a one-man interstellar tank.”
“As the HMS Alecto approached Adhara, the robot helmsman altered course toward the second planet.”
“Alecto (sponsored by the Treasonous Supreme Court) says: pezmiztix says: the progressive ideology is the anthesis of the fundamental values which have made this country great.”
“Alecto, I hope you retract your statement and show that you are willing to abide by the rule of law when it comes to the punishment of traitorous, treasonous trolls.”
“Alecto (sponsored by the Treasonous Supreme Court) says:”
“Alecto (sponsored by the Treasonous Supreme Court) says: drKunt1 says: humbug-has it ever occured to YOU that it is Progressivism that has destroyed this country and I write for millions of hard working Americans that are pi$$ed off beyond all reason and have gathered at town halls across this country only to have their elected officials basically ignore them?”
“You know, the ancient Greeks had these magical ladies named Alecto and Megaeara and Tisiphone, collectively known as the Furies, who would just relentlessly hound the liars of the world to misery and ruin and death.”
“At this point Amycus, his sister Alecto, and Fenrir Greyback burst in.”
“Alecto herself holds the torch at such nuptials, and malicious Hymen sadly howls.”
“There were gasps and cries of surprise as they saw Alecto lying there unconscious.”
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
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