(Roman Catholic) A portable ornamental column, formerly carried before a cardinal, as emblematic of his support to the church.
A similar implement with a hole for thread near the pointed end, used esp. on sewing machines
The principal portion of a column, between the capital and the base.
A single large block or piece of stone, as in architecture or sculpture
Something resembling an architectural column in form or function:
A person or thing that resembles a tower in height, strength, dominance, etc.
A written or printed symbol used for punctuation; a punctuation mark.
The definition of a monument is a structure, building, statue, gravestone or other item designed or constructed to honor someone.
A tower marking a turning point in a race among aircraft.
Find another word for obelisk. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for obelisk, like: pillar, needle, shaft, monolith, column, tower, dagger, mark, monument and pylon.