Definition of Charybdis in English:

Charybdis

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • A dangerous whirlpool in a narrow channel of the sea, opposite the cave of the sea monster Scylla.

    whirlwind, whirlpool, gyre, maelstrom, eddy, swirl, swirling, countercurrent, counterflow
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Pronunciation:

Charybdis

/kəˈribdis//CHəˈribdis/