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1. dome

noun. ['ˈdoʊm'] informal terms for a human head.

Synonyms

  • bonce
  • human head
  • bean
  • noggin
  • noodle

Etymology

  • doma (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Dome

  • nvhome
  • guillaume
  • cydrome
  • strome
  • strohm
  • shalom
  • mccomb
  • mccolm
  • jerrome
  • jacome
  • ghuloum
  • krome
  • jerome
  • gloam
  • frome
  • chrome
  • blome
  • blohm
  • bloem
  • yom
  • tome
  • thome
  • sohm
  • schaum
  • rome
  • rolm
  • rohm
  • roehm
  • roam
  • rhome

Example sentences of the word dome


1. Noun, singular or mass
Put a piece of tape across the bottom of this dome to hold it in place.

2. Adjective
Keep the dome clean by dusting it with a soft cloth or feather duster on a regular basis.

Quotes containing the word dome


1. Wait,"said Butler. "Just wait, Holly. Artemis has a plan."He squinted through the green dome. "What is your plan, Artemis?"All Artemis could do was smile and shrug.
- Eoin Colfer, The Last Guardian

2. When we die, as when the scenes have been fixed on to celluloid and the scenery is pulled down and burnt — we are phantoms in the memories of our descendants. Then we are ghosts, my dear, then we are myths. But still we are together. We are the past together, we are a distant past. Beneath the dome of the mysterious stars, I still hear your voice.
- Jostein Gaarder, Maya

2. dome-shaped

adjective. having the shape of a dome.

Antonyms

  • prolate

3. dome

noun. ['ˈdoʊm'] a concave shape whose distinguishing characteristic is that the concavity faces downward.

Synonyms

  • concave shape
  • incurvature
  • incurvation

Etymology

  • doma (Latin)

4. dome

noun. ['ˈdoʊm'] a hemispherical roof.

Synonyms

  • pressure dome
  • roof
  • astrodome
  • onion dome
  • whispering dome
  • cupola
  • whispering gallery

Etymology

  • doma (Latin)

5. dome

noun. ['ˈdoʊm'] a stadium that has a roof.

Synonyms

  • arena
  • covered stadium
  • bowl
  • domed stadium
  • sports stadium

Etymology

  • doma (Latin)
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