how to pronounce brimstone

/ˈbɹɪmstoʊn/

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brimstone is pronounced in two syllables

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bɹɪmstoʊn

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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

noun:

  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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