Definition of Orphic in English:
Of or concerning Orpheus or Orphism.
- We usually think of the Orphic myth as a story about the artist's deadly gaze and the power of his art, about love and its fatal moment of madness.
- This last one is pretty important; Cocteau's explorations of the life of the artist show a deep affinity with the Orphic myth.
- Such formal unity may have allowed Valéry to repair the pain that he had discovered in Orphic love, as embodied in his affair with C. Pozzi.
Words that rhyme with Orphicanamorphic, biomorphic, metamorphic, polymorphic, zoomorphic
Definition of Orphic in:
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