gomorrah gomorrah  /ɡə ˈmɔ rə/


  • (n) (Old Testament) an ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Sodom) was destroyed by God for the vice and depravity of its inhabitants


  • Greed is what will bring the nation down

    In reference to the letters to the editor about narrow-minded gay groups pushing their agendas on the Boy Scouts will ruin them and that gay marriage is causing “Sodom & Gomorrah,” why don’t you letter-writers try to be a little less narrow-minded and accept the fact that these gays you condemn are here living in your communities and they have to lie and hide from people like you.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Dayton Courier


  1. "If it was up to me, I would send the gay community, who insisted on celebrating in Jerusalem, to Sodom and Gomorrah," said Eli Yishai, one of Israel's deputy prime ministers and the leader of Shas, an ultra-Orthodox party that belongs to Prime...
    on Nov 10, 2006 By: Eli Yishai Source: New York Times

  2. "What the perverted homosexual filth is, is not modern-day Michelangelo," Helms told a crowd at the state fairgrounds in Raleigh. "It is modern-day Sodom and Gomorrah."
    on Jul 4, 2008 By: Sen Jesse Helms Source: Concord Monitor

  3. Moussaoui, as he was led from the courtroom during a recess, said, "America, you will be destroyed like Sodom and Gomorrah."
    on Apr 20, 2006 By: Zacarias Moussaoui Source: CBS News

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