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jorum Saltos de línea: jorum
Pronunciación: /ˈdʒɔːrəm/

Definición de jorum en inglés:

sustantivo

historical
A large bowl or jug used for serving drinks such as tea or punch.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Most of these already hefty meals were ‘washed down’ with jorums of ultra-sweet beverages, notably indigenous preparations of robust viscosity like snowball, or punches made from peanut butter, barbadine, soursop and seamoss.
  • It seems ‘a jorum is a chamberpot, in this case used as a mug in drinking healths and toasts.’
  • Sitting in what was once a Corsetry Fitting Room, after several jorums, I began to see History with an infinitely greater clarity.

Origen

Early 18th century: perhaps from Joram (2 Sam. 8:10), who ‘brought with him vessels of silver, and vessels of gold’ to King David.

Palabras que riman con jorum

cockalorum, decorum, forum, Karakoram, Karakorum, Mizoram, pons asinorum, quorum

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