[yoo-rip-i-deez, yuh-] /yʊˈrɪp ɪˌdiz, yə-/
c480–406? b.c, Greek dramatist.
?480–406 bc, Greek tragic dramatist. His plays, 18 of which are extant, include Alcestis, Medea, Hippolytus, Hecuba, Trojan Women, Electra, Iphigeneia in Tauris, Iphigeneia in Aulis, and Bacchae
An ancient Greek dramatist. He was the author of numerous tragedies, including the Bacchae, Medea, and The Trojan Women. He often used the device of deus ex machina (literally, “a god from the machine”) to resolve his plots.
Note: Today, a “deus ex machina” refers to any person or event that provides a sudden, unexpected solution to a problem or situation.
[yoo-rahy-puh s, yuh-] /yʊˈraɪ pəs, yə-/ noun, plural euripi [yoo-rahy-pahy, yuh-] /yʊˈraɪ paɪ, yə-/ (Show IPA) 1. a strait, especially one in which the flow of water is violent. /jʊˈraɪpəs/ noun (pl) -pi (-paɪ) 1. a strait or channel with a strong current or tide
[yoo r-oh, yur-] /ˈyʊər oʊ, ˈyɜr-/ noun, plural euros (especially collectively) euro. 1. . [yoo r-oh, yur-] /ˈyʊər oʊ, ˈyɜr-/ noun, plural euros, euro. 1. (sometimes initial capital letter) the official common currency of 19 European Union nations (Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Portugal, […]
/ˈjʊərəʊˌbiːtʃ/ noun 1. a beach that has been designated as suitable for bathing from because it meets the limits set by European Union regulations for bacteria in bathing areas
[yoo r-uh-bond] /ˈyʊər əˌbɒnd/ noun 1. a issued by a non-European corporation and offered for sale in the European market, to be repaid in the currency of issue, especially a U.S. corporate denominated and yielding interest in U.S. dollars. /ˈjʊərəʊˌbɒnd/ noun 1. (sometimes capital) a bond issued in a eurocurrency