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Catacomb

Meaning: An underground tunnel with recesses where bodies were buried (as in ancient Rome).

Apr 6, 2016 09:00 IST
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Catacomb

Source: ontheluce.com

Meaning: 1. An underground tunnel with recesses where bodies were buried (as in ancient Rome).

2. human-made subterranean passageways for religious practice.

Pronunciation: kat-uh-kohm

Synonyms: Chamber, cave, crypt, grotto, passageway

Usage/Example: 1. The Vatican reported on February 23 that an ambitious restoration project at the catacombs of Sts. Mercellinus and Peter has been completed. (Source: Catholic Culture-23-Feb-2016)

2. I find catacombs scary sometimes.

3. One of my favourite games is "The Riddle of Catacombs" which offers an adventure in some rare and exciting destinations

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