Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Seven Wonders of the Ancient World impressive monuments created in the ancient world that were regarded with awe
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Usage

In literature:

But Babylon was made into one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
"Ancient Man" by Hendrik Willem van Loon
The "Seven Wonders of the World" are seven most remarkable objects of the ancient world.
"The Handy Cyclopedia of Things Worth Knowing" by Joseph Triemens
The "Seven Wonders of the World" are seven most remarkable objects of the ancient world.
"One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed" by C. A. Bogardus
These, with the Sphinx, were among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
"The Egyptian Cat Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
The Seven Wonders of the ancient world have often been compared with the wonders of invention of this present day.
"Inventions in the Century" by William Henry Doolittle
Its proportions and beauty were such, that it was counted one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world.
"Myths of Greece and Rome" by H. A. Guerber
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In news:

Visiting the Temple of Artemis in Ephesus , Turkey, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
A virtual tour of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World .
Can you name the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World .
Visiting the Temple of Artemis in Ephesus, Turkey, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
A couple of weeks ago, we began our study of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient Columbia World.
This program chronicles the underwater discovery of the fabled Pharos lighthouse, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, just offshore from the modern city of Alexandria in Egypt.
The notion of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World can be traced back to the fifth century B.C.
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