- a myth or mythology；(in literature) a traditional or recurrent narrative theme or plot structure.
noun: mythos, plural noun: mythoi
- 1. technical a myth or mythology the Arthurian mythos
- ▪ technical (in literature) a traditional or recurrent narrative theme or plot structure.
- ▪ technical a set of beliefs or assumptions about something the rhetoric and mythos of science create the comforting image of linear progression toward truth
- a myth or mythology: the Arthurian mythos