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Synonyms for monument
ˈmɒn yə mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. memorial, monument(noun)

    a structure erected to commemorate persons or events

    repository, remembrance, commemoration, memorial

  2. monument(noun)

    an important site that is marked and preserved as public property

    repository, memorial

  3. repository, monument(noun)

    a burial vault (usually for some famous person)

    repository, depositary, deposit, secretary, memorial, depository

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. monument(n.)

    memorial, testimonial, remembrancer, record

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. monument(n)

    tombstone, memorial, cenotaph, dolmen, cromlech

    Associated words:
    epitaph, lapidary

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "monument":

    memorial, monuments, monolith

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How to use monument in a sentence?

  1. Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer:

    This monument represents our history — a painful part of our nation’s history for many — and it’s best moved to a new location.

  2. Heidi Beirich:

    For more than 150 years, nearly every Confederate monument wasn't even touched, that has only happened in the last couple of years.

  3. Lake Charles Mayor Nic Hunter:

    In the year 2020, a courthouse lawn is not the place for this monument, the statue should not be destroyed or erased.

  4. Marcius Porcius Cato:

    After I'm dead I'd rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one.

  5. Kevin McCarthy:

    When The Lakeland , Florida-based grocer go out to Monument 3 and The Lakeland , Florida-based grocer talk to Border Patrol agents, it’s not just people from Mexico or Honduras or El Salvador, they are now finding people from Yemen, Iran, Turkey, people on the terrorist watch list they are catching and they are rushing it all at once.

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