how to pronounce brimstone


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The above transcription of brimstone is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

brimstone is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of brimstone in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… smoke like it smelled like brimstone in …”

meanings of brimstone


  1. The butterfly Gonepteryx rhamni of the Pieridae family.
  2. Used attributively as an intensifier in exclamations.
  3. The sulfur of Hell; Hell, damnation.
  4. A whore.
  5. Sulfur.

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