from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Resembling Achilles, the hero of the Iliad; invincible.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of, resembling, or belonging to Achilles, the hero in the war against Troy, noted for his valor, swiftness of foot, etc., but especially for unrelenting wrath; hence, valiant, swift, unrelenting, etc.
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