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Definition 1: (religion) the world of the dead - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where hades or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • No one goes to Hades with all his immense wealth

Synonyms for hades in the sense of this definition

(hades is a kind of ...) a place that exists only in imagination; a place said to exist in fictional or religious writings

(hades is a part of ...) (Greek mythology) a river in Hades across which the souls of the dead were carried by Charon

(hades is a part of ...) (Greek mythology) a river in Hades that was said to be a tributary of the Acheron

(hades is a part of ...) (Greek mythology) a river in Hades; the souls of the dead had to drink from it, which made them forget all they had done and suffered when they were alive

(hades is a part of ...) (Greek mythology) a river in Hades across which Charon carried dead souls

(hades belongs to category ...) a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny

"he lost his faith but not his morality"

Definition 2: (Greek mythology) the god of the underworld in ancient mythology; brother of Zeus and husband of Persephone - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for hades in the sense of this definition

(hades is an instance of ...) a deity worshipped by the ancient Greeks

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