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1. enshrine

verb. ['ɛnˈʃraɪn'] enclose in a shrine.

Synonyms

  • inclose
  • enclose
  • shrine
  • close in

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • pull out
  • recede
  • disesteem

Etymology

  • en- (English)
  • en- (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • shrine (English)
  • shryne (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Enshrine

  • disincline
  • bodenstein
  • recombine
  • missildine
  • macalpine
  • intertwine
  • bornstein
  • barentine
  • sharp-sign
  • sharp-sign

  • redesign
  • redefine
  • leontine
  • vanduyne
  • vanduyn
  • vandine
  • recline
  • reassign
  • realign
  • incline
  • hot-line
  • gourdine
  • entwine
  • decline
  • consign
  • confine
  • combine
  • supine
  • strine
  • resign

Example sentences of the word enshrine


1. Verb, base form
A Japanese pagoda is built to enshrine symbolic relics of the Buddhist faith such as statues.

2. enshrine

verb. ['ɛnˈʃraɪn'] hold sacred.

Synonyms

  • reverence
  • venerate
  • fear
  • saint

Antonyms

  • irreverence
  • afraid
  • unafraid
  • fearlessness

Etymology

  • en- (English)
  • en- (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • shrine (English)
  • shryne (Middle English (1100-1500))
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