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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a bottomless gulf or pit; any unfathomable (or apparently unfathomable) cavity or chasm or void extending below (often used figuratively);
[syn: abyss, abysm]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Abysm \A*bysm"\, n. [OF. abisme; F. abime, LL. abyssimus, a superl. of L. abyssus; Gr. ?. See Abyss.] An abyss; a gulf. "The abysm of hell." --Shak. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

abysm n 1: a bottomless gulf or pit; any unfathomable (or apparently unfathomable) cavity or chasm or void extending below (often used figuratively) [syn: abyss, abysm]