Gnome - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |noʊm|  American pronunciation of the word gnome
Brit.  |nəʊm|  British pronunciation of the word gnome

noun

- a legendary creature resembling a tiny old man; lives in the depths of the earth and guards buried treasure (syn: dwarf)
- a short pithy saying expressing a general truth

Word forms

noun
singular: gnome
plural: gnomes
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