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used in The Fellowship of the Ring

2 uses
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a hole or dropoff so deep the bottom cannot be seen — often used figuratively to imply a frightening bottomless pit
  • He staggered and fell, grasped vainly at the stone, and slid into the abyss.
    2.5 — Book 2 Chapter 5 — The Bridge of Khazad-dum (92% in)
  • In the black abyss there appeared a single Eye that slowly grew. until it filled nearly all the Mirror.
    2.7 — Book 2 Chapter 7 — The Mirror of Galadriel (81% in)

There are no more uses of "abyss" in The Fellowship of the Ring.

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