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ˈtɛm pəltem·ple

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Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 2 votes

  1. templenoun

    place of worship consisting of an edifice for the worship of a deity

    Synonyms:
    tabernacle, synagogue

  2. templenoun

    the flat area on either side of the forehead

    "the veins in his temple throbbed"

    Synonyms:
    tabernacle, synagogue

  3. templenoun

    an edifice devoted to special or exalted purposes

    Synonyms:
    tabernacle, synagogue

  4. synagogue, temple, tabernaclenoun

    (Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation

    Synonyms:
    tabernacle, synagogue

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. fane

    middle english from latin fanum

    Submitted by JP03 on October 26, 2014  

Dictionary of English Synonymes4.0 / 1 vote

  1. templenoun

    Synonyms:
    FANE

  2. templenoun

    Synonyms:
    church, house of worship, house of god, meeting-house

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words4.0 / 1 vote

  1. templenoun

    Synonyms:
    fane, church, sanctuary, tabernacle, teocalli, pagoda, mosque, hieron, marai

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "temple":

    temples, miu, synagogue, hall, monastery, palace, shrine, templar

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#16116shrine
#17373monastery
#22620synagogue
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How to use temple in a sentence?

  1. James Declan Tobin:

    The greatest actor of my generation has come home to the community that loves him, this is where Phil belongs. I wanted a home that is worthy of Phil, and we have it at the Dryden Theatre, which is a classic temple of film. He is on the move, a script in his bag, walking toward the theater he so loved.

  2. Massimo Vidale:

    The construction of the Temple of Allat seems to be a bold move by King Sanatruq I, importing Allat -- one of the most important pre-Islamic Arab deities.

  3. President Trump:

    If there was an armed guard inside the temple, they would have been able to stop him.

  4. Rahmatullah Wazir:

    It was a mob and then nobody was there to stop them from damaging the temple.

  5. Kahlil Gibran:

    Work is love made visible. And if you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of those who work with joy.


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