[les-trig-uh-neez] /lɛsˈtrɪg əˌniz/
plural noun, singular Laestrygon
[les-tri-gon] /ˈlɛs trɪˌgɒn/ (Show IPA). Classical Mythology.
giant cannibals encountered by Odysseus on his return to Ithaca.
[ley-tahr-ee] /leɪˈtɑr i/ noun 1. the fourth Sunday of Lent when the introit begins with “ Laetare Jerusalem ” (Rejoice ye, Jerusalem).
adjective pertaining to a medicine that makes one feel happy or stimulated Word Origin Latin ‘gladdening’ Usage Note medicine
[luh-tish-uh, -tee-shuh] /ləˈtɪʃ ə, -ˈti ʃə/ noun 1. a female given name.
[ley-i-tril] /ˈleɪ ɪ trɪl/ noun 1. a controversial drug, purported to cure cancer, prepared from the pits of apricots or peaches and containing about 6 percent cyanide by weight: banned by the FDA. /ˈleɪəˌtraɪl/ noun 1. an extract of peach stones, containing amygdalin, sold as a cure for cancer but judged useless and possibly dangerous […]