the seven most remarkable structures of ancient times: the Egyptian pyramids, the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Colossus of Rhodes, the statue of Zeus by Phidias at Olympia, and the Pharos or lighthouse at Alexandria.
Seven Wonders of the World
the seven structures considered by ancient and medieval scholars to be the most wondrous of the ancient world. The list varies, but generally consists of the Pyramids of Egypt, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Phidias’ statue of Zeus at Olympia, the temple of Artemis at Ephesus, the mausoleum of Halicarnassus, the Colossus of Rhodes, and the Pharos (or lighthouse) of Alexandria
- Seven-year itch
[sev-en-yeer] /ˈsɛv ɛnˌyɪər/ noun 1. scabies. 2. the temptation to have an affair, held to become a hazard in the seventh year of marriage. seven-year itch noun 1. (informal) a tendency towards infidelity, traditionally said to begin after about seven years of marriage noun a purported tendency to infidelity at the seven-year point of a […]
verb (used with object) 1. to separate (a part) from the whole, as by cutting or the like. 2. to divide into parts, especially forcibly; cleave. 3. to break off or dissolve (ties, relations, etc.). 4. Law. to divide into parts; disunite (an estate, titles of a statute, etc.). 5. to distinguish; discriminate between. verb […]
adjective 1. capable of being severed. 2. Law. separable or capable of being treated as separate from a whole legal right or obligation: a severable contract obligation. adjective 1. able to be severed 2. (law) capable of being separated, as a clause in an agreement: a severable contract
adjective 1. being more than two but fewer than many in number or kind: several ways of doing it. 2. respective; individual: They went their several ways. 3. separate; different: several occasions. 4. single; particular. 5. Law. binding two or more persons who may be sued separately on a common obligation. noun 6. several persons […]