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How Do You Spell SCYLLA?

Correct spelling for the English word "scylla" is [sˈa͡ɪlə], [sˈa‍ɪlə], [s_ˈaɪ_l_ə]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for SCYLLA

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Definition of SCYLLA

  1. A dangerous rock on the Italian coast opposite the whirpool Charybdis on the coast of Sicily, -- both personified in classical literature as ravenous monsters. The passage between them was formerly considered perilous; hence, the saying "Between Scylla and Charybdis," signifying a great peril on either hand.

Anagrams of SCYLLA

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Usage Examples for SCYLLA

  1. As the final act was performed, Glaucus resumed his youth, and Scylla and the drowned lovers returned to life. - "Life of John Keats" by William Michael Rossetti
  2. Give me a spot in the sun With a view past vale and villa, Past grottoed isle and sea To Italy and the Cape Around whose turning lies Old heathen- hearted Scylla, Whom may an ancient sailor prayed The gods he might escape. - "Sea Poems" by Cale Young Rice
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