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Synonyms for monument
ˈmɒn yə məntmon·u·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. memorial, monumentnoun

    a structure erected to commemorate persons or events

    repository, remembrance, commemoration, memorial

  2. monumentnoun

    an important site that is marked and preserved as public property

    repository, memorial

  3. repository, monumentnoun

    a burial vault (usually for some famous person)

    repository, depositary, deposit, secretary, memorial, depository

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. monumentnoun

    memorial, testimonial, remembrancer, record

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. monumentnoun

    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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  1. George Fabricius:

    Death comes to all But great achievements raise a monument Which shall endure until the sun grows old.

  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. Councilman Tom Nader:

    Being a veteran, I want to see a monument there, yes.

  4. Donald Trump:

    I was talking about people that went because they felt very strongly about the monument to Robert E. Lee, a great general, whether you like it or not, he was one of the great generals.

  5. Dietrich Raue:

    Now we have the complete monument, we can be very sure that nothing has been reworked, and that it's a genuine piece of art of the 26th Dynasty.

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