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tome

Saltos de línea: tome
Pronunciación: /təʊm
 
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Definición de tome en inglés:

sustantivo

chiefly humorous
A book, especially a large, heavy, scholarly one: a weighty tome
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He struggled under the weight of the heavy tomes, his twiggy arms flailing pitifully.
  • Heavy tomes covered much of the walls but he only ran a hand over a few of the calfskin covers.
  • After flipping through the heavy pages of the tome for nearly half an hour, she had to admit defeat.
Sinónimos
volume, book, work, opus, writing, publication, title

Origen

early 16th century (denoting one volume of a larger work): from French, via Latin from Greek tomos 'section, roll of papyrus, volume'; related to temnein 'to cut'.

Words that rhyme with tome

brome, chrome, comb, Crome, dome, foam, gnome, holm, Holme, hom, home, Jerome, loam, Nome, ohm, om, roam, Rome

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