Something, especially a structure, that provides cover or protection, as from the weather:
A public institution for the care and protection of children whose parents have died or can no longer care for them.
a public institution for the care of orphans
The time during which classes are attended or in session in an educational institution.
A place where persons are aided in readjusting to society following a period of imprisonment, hospitalization, etc.
Find another word for orphanage. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for orphanage, like: shelter, foundling home, orphanhood, children-s-home, orphans' home, institution, asylum for orphaned children, orphans' asylum, school, halfway house and infant school.