toom

adjective
\ˈtüm \

Definition of toom 

chiefly Scotland

: empty

Examples of toom in a Sentence

the little shop in Edinburgh now stood toom

First Known Use of toom

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for toom

Middle English, from Old English tōm — more at teem entry 2

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