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2015-2016

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Achilles' heel Babbitt Absolom Attila
Adonis Brobdingnangian Alpha and Omega Berserk
Aeolian Bumble Cain Bloomer
Apollo Cinderella Daniel Bowdlerize
Argus-eyed Don Juan David and Bathsheba Boycott
Athena/Minerva Don Quixote Eye of the Needle Canopy
Atlantean Panglossian Filthy Lucre Casanova
Aurora Falstaffian Goliath Chauvinist
Bacchanal Frankenstein Good Samaritan Derrick
Calliope Friday Handwriting on the wall Donnybrook
Cassandra Galahad Ishmael Dungaree
Centaur Jekyll and Hyde Jacob El Dorado
Chimera Lilliputian Job Hackney
Cupidity Little Lord Fauntleroy Job's comforters Horatio Alger
Furor Lothario Jonah Laconic
Gorgon Malapropism Judas Limerick
Halcyon Milquetoast King Ahab and Jezebel Machiavellian
Harpy Pickwickian Manna Marathon
Hector Pollyanna Original Sin/The Fall McCarthyism
Helen (of Troy) Pooh-bah Pearl of Great Price Meander
Herculean Quixotic Philistine Mesmerize
Hydra-headed Robot Prodigal Son Nostradamus
Iridescent Rodomontade Ruth and Naomi Sardonic
Jovial Scrooge Samson and Delilah Shanghai
Junoesque Simon Legree Scapegoat Spartan
Lethargy Svengali Sepulcher Stonewall
Martial Tartuffe Sodom and Gomorrah Swiftian
Medea Uncle Tom Solomon Sybaritic
Mentor Uriah Heep Twelve Tribes of Israel Thespian
Mercurial Walter Mitty   Uncle Sam
Mercury/Hermes Yahoo   Utopia
Mnemonics     Wagnerian
Morphine     Waterloo
Muse      
Narcissism      
Nemesis      
Neptune      
Niobe      
Odyssey      
Olympian      
Paean      
Pandora's Box      
Parnassus      
Pegasus      
Phoenix      
Plutocracy      
Promethean      
Protean      
Psyche      
Pygmalion      
Pyrrhic victory      
Saturnalia      
Saturnine      
Sibyl      
Sisyphean      
Stentorian      
Stygian      
Tantalize      
Terpsichorean      
Titanic      
Volcanoes      
Vulcanize      
Zeus      
       

2016-2017

Mythological

 

Literature

 

Biblical

 

Historical

 

Achilles' heel Babbitt Absolom Attila
Adonis Brobdingnangian Alpha and Omega Berserk
Aeolian Bumble Cain Bloomer
Apollo Cinderella Daniel Bowdlerize
Argus-eyed Don Juan David and Bathsheba Boycott
Athena/Minerva Don Quixote Eye of the Needle Canopy
Atlantean Panglossian Filthy Lucre Casanova
Aurora Falstaffian Goliath Chauvinist
Bacchanal Frankenstein Good Samaritan Derrick
Calliope Friday Handwriting on the wall Donnybrook
Cassandra Galahad Ishmael Dungaree
Centaur Jekyll and Hyde Jacob El Dorado
Chimera Lilliputian Job Hackney
Cupidity Little Lord Fauntleroy Job's comforters Horatio Alger
Furor Lothario Jonah Laconic
Gorgon Malapropism Judas Limerick
Halycon Milquetoast King Ahab and Jezebel Machiavellian
Harpy Pickwickian Manna Marathon
Hector Pollyanna Original Sin/The Fall McCarthyism
Helen (of Troy) Pooh-bah Pearl of Great Price Meander
Herculean Quixotic Philistine Mesmerize
Hydra-headed Robot Prodigal Son Nostradamus
Iridescent Rodomontade Ruth and Naomi Sardonic
Jovial Scrooge Samson and Delilah Shanghai
Junoesque Simon Legree Scapegoat Spartan
Lethargy Svengali Sepulcher Stonewall
Martial Tartuffe Sodom and Gomorrah Swiftian
Medea Uncle Tom Solomon Sybaritic
Mentor Uriah Heep Twelve Tribes of Israel Thespian
Mercurial Walter Mitty   Uncle Sam
Mercury/Hermes Yahoo   Utopia
Mnemonics     Wagnerian
Morphine     Waterloo
Muse      
Narcissism      
Narcissism      
Nemesis      
Neptune      
Niobe      
Odyssey      
Olympian      
Paean      
Pandora's Box      
Parnassus      
Pegasus      
Phoenix      
Plutocracy      
Promethean      
Protean      
Psyche      
Pygmalion      
Pyrrhic victory      
Saturnalia      
Saturnine      
Sibyl      
Sisyphean      
Stentorian      
Stygian      
Tantalize      
Terpsichorean      
Titanic      
Volcanoes      
Vulcanize      
Zeus