A term for hell.
More example sentences
- Now it is good for nothing, but to cumber the ground, and furnish fuel for Tophet.
late Middle English: from Hebrew tōp̱eṯ, the name of a place in the Valley of Hinnom near Jerusalem used for idolatrous worship, including the sacrifice of children (see Jer. 19:6), and later for burning refuse.
Definition of Tophet in:
- The British & World English dictionary