from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An ancient city of Palestine near Sodom, possibly covered by the waters of the Dead Sea. According to the Bible, the city was destroyed by fire because of its wickedness.
- n. A wicked or depraved place: "confirmed my fantasy of Hollywood as both Oz and Gomorrah” ( Julie Salamon).
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- proper n. A town destroyed with Sodom by God for its sins.
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- n. (Old Testament) an ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Sodom) was destroyed by God for the vice and depravity of its inhabitants
After Gomorrah1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)