Meaning of Sisyphus
Pronunciation: (sis'u-fus), [key]
— n. Class. Myth.
- a son of Aeolus and ruler of Corinth, noted for his trickery: he was punished in Tartarus by being compelled to roll a stone to the top of a slope, the stone always escaping him near the top and rolling down again.
- sisyphus (Thesaurus)