[ too-mer ]
/ ˈtu mər /
Jean,1894–1967, U.S. writer.
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Scot. and North England
[ toom ]
/ tum /
verb (used with object)
to empty or drain (a vessel), especially by drinking the contents.
Origin of toom
before 900; Middle English tome (adj.), Old English tōm; cognate with Old Norse tōmr
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"Then he wouldn't be a rich man like that," said Mr. Toomer.The Wife of Sir Isaac Harman|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells