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seminary

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of seminary

  1. 1 a place or establishment for teaching and learning <a seminary exclusively for women> Synonyms academe, academy, schoolRelated Words boarding school, prep, preparatory school, prep school; common school, elementary school, grammar school, high school, junior high school, kindergarten, middle school, primary school, public school, secondary school, senior high school, trade school, training school; charter school, magnet school, minischool; madrassa (or madrasa also madrassah or madrasah), Sunday school, yeshiva (also yeshivah)

  2. 2 a place or environment that favors the development of something <some claimed that orphanages were seminaries of sin and petty crime, turning out juvenile delinquents by the score> Synonyms hotbed, hothouse, nest, nidus, nursery, seedbed, breeding groundRelated Words crucible; base, capital, center, core, cynosure, eye, focus, heart, hub, mecca, nucleus, seat; focus, headquarters





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