Sentence Examples with the word many-headed

A contest still more stubborn remained with the Slavonic tribes, with their triple and many-headed divinities, their powers of good and powers of evil, who could be propitiated only with human sacrifices.

Indeed, Ariel flourishes in the service of Prospero under the external government of the many-headed brute.

Unity and vigour were scarcely to be expected from a many-headed administration composed of men of mediocre talent whose contrary opinions speedily gave rise to contending factions.

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The inhabitants of the three sections of the Danelagh were at best leagued in a many-headed confederacy.