Home

Cite

Synonyms of sisyphus

Noun


1. Sisyphus

usage: (Greek legend) a king in ancient Greece who offended Zeus and whose punishment was to roll a huge boulder to the top of a steep hill; each time the boulder neared the top it rolled back down and Sisyphus was forced to start again

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: sisyphus (Dictionary)