Definition of chrome in English:
- The tiled bathrooms have been finished with chrome fittings and each apartment has a modern, individually designed fitted kitchen with extractor unit.
- The body is all steel and has the original chrome bumpers, grille, and mirrors.
- Made in a multitude of styles and configurations, they're finished in chrome, platinum, matte platinum, and brass.
Early 19th century: from French, from Greek khrōma 'color' (because of the brilliant colors of chromium compounds).
This metal was given its name from Greek khrōma ‘colour’, because of the brilliant colours of chromium compounds.
Words that rhyme with chromebrome, comb, Crome, dome, foam, gnome, holm, Holme, hom, home, Jerome, loam, Nome, ohm, om, roam, Rome, tome
- British & World English dictionary
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