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1. shrine

noun. ['ˈʃraɪn'] a place of worship hallowed by association with some sacred thing or person.

Synonyms

  • house of God
  • place of worship
  • tope
  • house of worship
  • stupa
  • oracle

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • pull out
  • recede

Etymology

  • shryne (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Shrine

  • 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

Sentences with shrine


1. Noun, singular or mass
Individuals or families gather around the household shrine and make offerings.

Quotes about shrine


1. Faith is not the clinging to a shrine but an endless pilgrimage of the heart.
- Abraham Joshua Heschel

2. shrine

verb. ['ˈʃraɪn'] enclose in a shrine.

Synonyms

  • inclose
  • enclose
  • enshrine
  • close in

Etymology

  • shryne (Middle English (1100-1500))
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