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Synonyms for shrine
ʃraɪnshrine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shrineverb

    a place of worship hallowed by association with some sacred thing or person

  2. enshrine, shrineverb

    enclose in a shrine

    "the saint's bones were enshrined in the cathedral"

    Synonyms:
    saint, enshrine

Editors Contribution

  1. fane

    middle english from latin fanum

    Submitted by JP03 on October 26, 2014  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. shrinenoun

    Synonyms:
    altar, place of worship, sacred place

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "shrine":

    mausoleum, sanctuary, mazar-e, mazar, tomb, altar, temple, idol, sanctum

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How to use shrine in a sentence?

  1. Sean King Park Strategies:

    (Concerning Shinzo Abe's visit to the Yasukuni Shrine) "This might be just the thing to push South Korean President Park Geun Hye a little bit closer back in China's direction, just as she was presumably pulling away.

  2. Felix Adler:

    The unique personality which is the real life in me, I can not gain unless I search for the real life, the spiritual quality, in others. I am myself spiritually dead unless I reach out to the fine quality dormant in others. For it is only with the god enthroned in the innermost shrine of the other, that the god hidden in me, will consent to appear.

  3. Kamil Abbas:

    Expanding the shrine will deprive thousands of Samarra residents of the right to use their properties.

  4. Prayar Gopalakrishnan:

    The Board will implead in the case to protect the interests of the devotees, the divinity of the shrine comes from this custom. That will be protected at any cost.

  5. Hussein Sharifi:

    We've taken into consideration the range of mortars and rockets that might reach us (at the shrine), the enemy cannot reach the city. We have secured it completely.


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