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Synonyms for shrine
ʃraɪnshrine

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Princeton's WordNet3.2 / 9 votes

  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

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  1. fane

    middle english from latin fanum

    Submitted by JP03 on October 26, 2014  

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  1. shrinenoun

    Synonyms:
    altar, place of worship, sacred place

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  1. List of paraphrases for "shrine":

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

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#2074saint
#4338temple
#9404idol
#10384sanctuary
#11772tomb
#14936altar
#16116shrine
#47935mausoleum
#50676sanctum
#80330mazar
#123821enshrine

How to use shrine in a sentence?

  1. Judah HaLevi:

    My heart in the East But the rest of me far in the West— How can I savor this life, even taste what I eat? How, in the bonds of the Moor, Zion chained to the Cross, Can I do what I’ve vowed to and must? Gladly I’d leave All the best of grand Spain For one glimpse of the ruined Shrine’s dust.

  2. Edwin Markham:

    I fear the vermin that shall undermineSenate and citadel and school and shrine.

  3. 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.

  4. Anthony Davis:

    Had a device similar to that used at the Erawan Shrine exploded there, casualties would almost certainly have been significantly higher and overwhelmingly from mainland China.

  5. Kamil Abbas:

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


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