Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: crypt
IPA transcription: [kɹ'ɪpt]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: crypt
    Meaning: a cellar or vault or underground burial chamber (especially beneath a church)
Usage examples
  • I distinguished the unpredictably contoured springings of a vault, supported by natural pillars firmly based on a granite foundation, like the weighty columns of Tuscan architecture. Why had our incomprehensible guide taken us into the depths of this underwater crypt?