Definition of brimstone in English:

brimstone

Syllabification: brim·stone
Pronunciation: /ˈbrimˌstōn
 
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noun

archaic
  • Sulfur.
    More example sentences
    • And still the wall of steam and brimstone advanced…
    • The smell of blood and brimstone filled the air.
    • No creatures reeking of brimstone entered our church.

Phrases

fire and brimstone

see fire.

Origin

late Old English brynstān, probably from bryne 'burning' + stān 'stone'.

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