place/house of worship

Definition of place/house of worship

  1. :  a church, synagogue, etc.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  physical environment :  space

    :  a way for admission or transit

    :  physical surroundings :  atmosphere

  1. :  to put in or as if in a particular place or position :  set

    :  to present for consideration

    :  to put in a particular state

  1. :  a building that serves as living quarters for one or a few families :  home

    :  a shelter or refuge (as a nest or den) of a wild animal

    :  a natural covering (as a test or shell) that encloses and protects an animal or a colony of zooids

  1. :  to provide with living quarters or shelter

    :  to store in a building

    :  to encase, enclose, or shelter as if by putting in a house (see 1house)

  1. :  reverence offered a divine being or supernatural power

    :  an act of expressing such reverence

    :  a form of religious practice with its creed and ritual

  1. :  to honor or reverence as a divine being or supernatural power

    :  to regard with great or extravagant respect, honor, or devotion

    :  to perform or take part in worship or an act of worship

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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