dom: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (dom for 2 also Port. dôn), [key]
— n.
  1. (sometimes cap.) a title of a monk in the Benedictine, Carthusian, Cistercian, and certain other monastic orders.
  2. (usually cap.) a Portuguese title affixed to a man's given name; Sir: formerly a title of certain dignitaries.


Pronunciation: (dom), [key]
— n.
  1. a male given name, form of


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a suffix forming nouns which refer to domain (kingdom), collection of persons (officialdom), rank or station (earldom), or general condition (freedom).


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  1. Dominica.
  2. Dominican.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. domain.
  2. domestic.
  3. dominant.
  4. dominion.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. to God, the Best, the Greatest.


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— Slang. Slang.
  1. dirty old man.
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