Gomorrah

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noun Go·mor·rah \gə-ˈmȯr-ə\

Definition of Gomorrah

  1. :  a place notorious for vice and corruption

Origin and Etymology of gomorrah

from Gomorrah, ancient city destroyed by God for its wickedness in Genesis 19


First Known Use: 1850


Gomorrah

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geographical name Go·mor·rah \gə-ˈmȯr-ə, -ˈmär-\

Definition of Gomorrah

  1. ancient city thought to be in the area now covered by the southwestern part of the Dead Sea


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