How to Pronounce tomb?

Correct pronunciation for the word "tomb" is [tˈuːm], [tˈuːm], [t_ˈuː_m].

"Tomb" in context

A tomb is a structure in which a deceased body is placed and is usually hidden from the outside world, usually beneath the ground. It is not only a place for a deceased person, but in some cases it can also serve as a shrine for the deceased. This shrine typically contains items such as photographs and other items that remind those mourning of their loved one. It may also be used by those still living to pay respects and remember the life of their passed loved one. It is believed to be a sacred place where the deceased's body and soul can find peace and rest.

Usage over time for tomb:

This graph shows how "tomb" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

14 words made out of letters TOMB

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