rhomb

noun
\ˈräm(b) \
plural rhombs\ˈrämz \

Definition of rhomb 

(Entry 1 of 2)

variants: or rhombo-

Definition of rhomb- (Entry 2 of 2)

: rhombus rhombencephalon

First Known Use of rhomb

Noun

circa 1578, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for rhomb

Noun

Middle French rhombe, from Latin rhombus

Combining form

New Latin, from Greek rhombos

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about rhomb

Dictionary Entries near rhomb

Rhoeadales

rhoeadine

Rhoeo

rhomb

rhomb-

rhombencephalon

rhombic

Statistics for rhomb

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for rhomb

The first known use of rhomb was circa 1578

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on rhomb

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with rhomb

Comments on rhomb

What made you want to look up rhomb? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

amusing and light sparring with words

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!