Definition of Charybdis in English:

Charybdis

Line breaks: Cha¦ryb|dis
Pronunciation: /kəˈrɪbdɪs
 
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Greek Mythology
  • A dangerous whirlpool in a narrow channel of the sea, opposite the cave of the sea monster Scylla.

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