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Synonyms for castle
ˈkæs əl, ˈkɑ səl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. palace, castle(noun)

    a large and stately mansion

    Synonyms:
    castling, rook, palace

  2. castle(noun)

    a large building formerly occupied by a ruler and fortified against attack

    Synonyms:
    castling, rook, palace

  3. castle, rook(noun)

    (chess) the piece that can move any number of unoccupied squares in a direction parallel to the sides of the chessboard

    Synonyms:
    castling, rook, palace

  4. castle, castling(verb)

    interchanging the positions of the king and a rook

    Synonyms:
    castling, rook, palace

  5. castle(verb)

    move the king two squares toward a rook and in the same move the rook to the square next past the king

Wiktionary

  1. castle(noun)

    Synonyms:
    rook, fortress, keep

  2. castle(noun)

    To perform the move of castling.

    Synonyms:
    fortress, rook, keep

  3. castle(noun)

    To bowl a batsman with a full-length ball or yorker such that the stumps are knocked over.

    Synonyms:
    fortress, keep, rook

  4. castle(noun)

    A close helmet.

    Synonyms:
    fortress, keep, rook

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. castle

    Fortification is the general word for any artificial defensive work; a fortress is a fortification of especial size and strength; a fortress is regarded as permanent, and is ordinarily an independent work; a fort or fortification may be temporary; a fortification may be but part of a defensive system; we speak of the fortifications of a city. A citadel is a fortification within a city, or the fortified inner part of a city or fortress, within which a garrison may be placed to overawe the citizens, or to which the defenders may retire if the outer works are captured; the medieval castle was the fortified residence of a king or baron. Fort is the common military term for a detached fortified building or enclosure of moderate size occupied or designed to be occupied by troops. The fortifications of a modern city usually consist of a chain of forts. Any defensible place, whether made so by nature or by art, is a fastness or stronghold.

    Synonyms:
    citadel, fastness, fort, fortification, fortress, stronghold

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. castle(n.)

    Synonyms:
    FORTRESS, citadel, stronghold, fortified residence

  2. castle(n.)

    Synonyms:
    rook (in chess)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. castle(n)

    Synonyms:
    fortress, citadel, stronghold, fastness, donjon, keep, mansion, château

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    château, castillo, castelo, castello, qal'at, tower, citadel, mansion, qala, qalat, pili

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. CASTLE

    Synonyms:
    Cardiology Candesartan Amlodipine Study of Tolerability & Efficacy Cardiology Pathology Carcinoma showing thymus-like elements, carcinoma showing thymus-like differentiation, intrathyroidal thymic carcinoma

How to pronounce castle?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say castle in sign language?

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How to use castle in a sentence?

  1. Mindy Weiss:

    We ended up in London. They wanted it to be away. And we found a castle that was an hour out of Liverpool and they had about 110 guests.

  2. Mark Williams:

    What we're trying to create at Elephant and Castle is a genuinely mixed community across the wider area.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Fame is like a castle. Castles are beautiful to dream and wonderful to watch, but too encircled to live in!

  4. Nadia Khader:

    The walls of the older castle were different in its design of the newest castle, where rooms [were] filled with sand, pottery and dem were built inside the walls of the fences at regular distances, perhaps the purpose of reducing pressure on the 11 M Castle Wall Body, and maybe these rooms are also used as rainwater banks and are a feature of architecture during the Zionist era. The oldest castle is also likely to be the largest space of the castle previously discovered.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Earth is our only citadel in the universe; but we have illogically built many more fortresses within this beautiful castle!


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