Meaning of Promethean

Pro•me•the•an

Pronunciation: (pru-mē'thē-un), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or suggestive of Prometheus.
  2. creative; boldly original.
—n.
  1. a person who resembles Prometheus in spirit or action.
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