HyperDic: siege_perilous

English > 1 sense of the expression Siege Perilous:
NOUNartifactSiege Perilousthe legendary seat at King Arthur's Round Table reserved for the knight who would find the Holy Grail
English > Siege Perilous: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningThe legendary seat at King Arthur's Round Table reserved for the knight who would find the Holy Grail; it was fatal for anyone else to sit in it.
Instance ofseatfurniture that is designed for sitting on

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