English[edit | edit source]

Pronunciation[edit | edit source]

  • IPA: /ə'bızəm/

Etymology[edit | edit source]

From Old French abisme (whence also French abîme) from Late Latin abyssimus, a superlative of abyssus from Ancient Greek ἄβυσσος (abussos)

Noun[edit | edit source]

Singular
Abysm

Plural
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  1. An abyss; a gulf, a chasm, a very deep hole
    • The abysm of hell - Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra, III, xiii

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References[edit | edit source]

et:abysm it:abysm uk:abysm vi:abysm

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