diamond

The Correct spelling is: diamond

Common misspellings of the word diamond are:

How do you spell diamond?. It is not dimond

  • n.
    1. An extremely hard, highly refractive crystalline form of carbon that is usually colorless and is used as a gemstone and in abrasives, cutting tools, and other applications.
    2. A piece of jewelry containing such a gemstone.
    3. A figure with four equal sides forming two inner obtuse angles and two inner acute angles; a rhombus or lozenge.
    4. Games.
      1. A red, lozenge-shaped figure on certain playing cards.
      2. A playing card with this figure.
      3. diamonds (used with a sing. or pl. verb) The suit of cards represented by this figure.
    5. Baseball.
      1. An infield.
      2. The whole playing field.
    adj.

    Of or relating to a 60th or 75th anniversary.

    tr.v., -mond·ed, -mond·ing, -monds.

    To adorn with or as if with diamonds.

    idiom:

    diamond in the rough

    1. One having exceptionally good qualities or the potential for greatness but lacking polish and refinement.

    [Middle English diamaunt, from Old French diamant, from Medieval Latin diamās-, diamant-, alteration of Latin adamās. See adamant.]


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