Pompey Originally Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus. 106-48 B.C. Roman general and political leader. With Caesar and Crassus he formed a ruling triumvirate (60-50) but had been later on beaten by Caesar and murdered in Egypt.
Bulging or drooping in a dangerous level: stated of a floor in a burning building; in addition, applied to ice when it is in an equivalent dangerous condition from thawing, etc.