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ABYSS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does abyss mean? 

ABYSS (noun)
  The noun ABYSS has 1 sense:

1. a bottomless gulf or pit; any unfathomable (or apparently unfathomable) cavity or chasm or void extending below (often used figuratively)

  Familiarity information: ABYSS used as a noun is very rare.


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ABYSS (noun)


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Meaning:

A bottomless gulf or pit; any unfathomable (or apparently unfathomable) cavity or chasm or void extending below (often used figuratively)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)

Synonyms:

abysm; abyss

Hypernyms ("abyss" is a kind of...):

chasm (a deep opening in the earth's surface)


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