One day, a poisonous arrow shot at him was lodged in his heel, killing him ... The
use of “Achilles heel” as an expression meaning “area of ...
Meaning: the one weakness, fault, flaw, or vulnerable spot in one's otherwise
strong character ... The use of "Achilles' heel" as an expression used for "area of
weakness, vulnerable spot" dates only to 1855 (Merriam-Webster). ....
invulnerable actually having a single point of weakness that can be exploited ...
The term “Achilles' heel” means a person's vulnerable spot or area. It is derived
from the Greek myth of Achilles and his mother Thetis. According to legend ...
Latin terminology, expressions and phrases feature widely in the English
language. ... it is not used as a main language in day-to-day communications and
life. ... below, together with the literal/original meanings, and modern usage
examples. ... Achilles (Achilles heel), ancient Greek hero, weakness - (a Greek
word used in ...
the unscrupulous use of these systems, which are modern day .... in many
nations such networks are the sole means of value transfer often used out of .....
is appropriate if (1) a defendant claims a lack of knowledge, (2) the facts suggest
Feb 7, 2011 ... In modern humans the heel is lower and stretches the Achilles ... The researchers
' calculations suggest that during running the Homo ... before spears began to be
widely used about 400,000 years ago. ..... Our prey is faster than us at short-
distance running, which means it's routinely out of our line of sight.
A total of 588 vocabulary words and phrases that appear in Poe's stories and
poems, with definitions. ... Achilles' Heel: A fatal weakness in spite of overall
strength. .... the modern word "calorie" is defined as the amount of heat required
to raise ..... is used in place of another to suggest a likeness or analogy be...
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prayed that Narcissus would one day experience what it felt like to be wounded
by .... heel from an arrow shot by Paris that later led to the death of Achilles.
Sep 13, 2016 ... Running mate Mike Pence refuses to use that term against the ... the communist
regime is suggesting that its nuclear threat is really aimed at America. ... release
his tax returns has been unprecedented in modern history. ..... that Donald Trump
, this is going to turn out to be an Achilles' heel for him, as well.
Sep 12, 2007 ... ... shot the arrow that took Achilles down, and subsequently provided us with the
term ... Modern day chimps and gorillas lack an Achilles tendon, which forces ...
ancestors used efficient bipedal walking, rather than the “Groucho”. ... our work
suggests running effectiveness would be greatly reduced with top ...