Pronunciation of Babel
/b_ˈeɪ_b_əl/, /bˈe͡ɪbə͡l/, /bˈeɪbəl/
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Usage examples for babel:
- For she, of all that throng, had an idea in her head, and, after screaming it to every man within reach, only to discover the impossibility of making herself understood in that Babel, she was struggling to make her way toward the second warehouse, through the swaying jam of people. - "The Two Vanrevels", Booth Tarkington.
- Had we combined, we might have written a pretty good guide book to the world; its hills and its heavens, its cities and its wide spaces; and we would have puzzled the builders of Babel. - "A Prisoner in Turkey", John Still.
- The receiver clicked insistently and Bucks endeavored to follow the message, but the babel of talking made it almost impossible. - "The Mountain Divide", Frank H. Spearman.