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Synonyms for Samson

(Old Testament) a judge of Israel who performed herculean feats of strength against the Philistines until he was betrayed to them by his mistress Delilah

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a large and strong and heavyset man

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The tragedy of the poem is that Samson -- and readers -- must act in uncertainty.
Samson also argued that the city's appraisal of the land at $588,100 is invalid.
Apart from the detective, Robert "Caleb" Engle, a churchgoer at Burnette Chapel, who was credited with helping stop Samson, also testified in court Monday.
Both Samson and Absalom possess distinctively long hair.
Separately, Samson and Haliburton have reached a settlement agreement with respect to their outstanding litigation.
Under Tony's leadership, Samson advanced that effort even further and achieved new heights of synthetic rope technology.
The number represents just one percent of the estimated two-million INC membership, who are strictly schooled in the doctrine of obedience, Samson said.
Hooks argued that Samson shortchanged him after violating provisions of its lease of his land along the Pine Island Bayou, which divides Jefferson and Hardin counties.
Samson Technologies began in 1980 as a pioneer in wireless microphone technology.
About two dozen protesters marched in front of the agency's building near the Jersey City waterfront holding signs that urged Samson to resign.
Dubai: India's rising cricket star Sanju Viswanath Samson will be in action in the UAE next month.
Armed guards began to escort Samson and the Pole through the crowd toward the boxing ring.
Valve specialists Samson Controls are making an important contribution to helping Air Products achieve the highest levels of control when temperatures are at their lowest.
How do we read a text like Samson Agonistes in the light of the 21st century where distinctions between father and mother, brother and brother, father/mother and child lose its character in collective madness.