Sanctuary synonyms

săngk'cho͝o-ĕr'ē

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The state of being covered or protected:
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A harbour or anchorage protected from the sea.
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A place providing safety, protection or shelter.
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A private place where one is free from intrusion.
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A sacred or holy place
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A refuge for wild life
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(By extension) A private chamber; a sanctum.
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A place offering protection and safety; a shelter.
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The act or process of moving back or away, especially from something hazardous, formidable, or unpleasant:
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The services held at a chapel:
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A fertile or green area in a desert or wasteland, made so by the presence of water.
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The definition of a preserve is a place where animals are cared for in order to lengthen their lives, or a fruit preserved in large chunks.
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A safe haven.
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A container or receptacle for sacred relics; a reliquary.
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The most sacred place within a sacred building.
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A sheltered part of a body of water deep enough to provide anchorage for ships.
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The definition of a monastery is the building where a group of religious people such as monks or nuns live together.
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A place of utmost privacy and inviolability
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(US, nautical) A place for refuge for a vessel.
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(American football) Any of the defensive players who are in position furthest from the line of scrimmage and whose responsibility is to defend against passes as well as to be the tacklers of last resort.
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Recourse, refuge (something or someone turned to for safety).
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A place where one can hide, be secluded, etc.
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A village and parish in Scotland
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A sacred or holy place
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In ancient Greece, a speaker's platform
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A refuge for wild life
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The act or power of defending, or guarding against attack, harm, or danger
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The process of keeping (something or someone) safe.
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Of or relating to an oasis
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A religious community whose members (especially nuns) live under strict observation of religious rules and self-imposed vows.
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(Law) Abbreviation of Denmark.
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The definition of a sacrarium is a drain that empties directly into soil and is used for disposing of water used to wash sacred items.
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The definition of a tabernacle is a place of worship.
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Religious service or public worship, esp. among Christians
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The part of a church around the altar, usually at the east end, reserved for the use of the clergy and the choir: it is sometimes set off by a railing or screen
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A position in an automatic transmission that disengages the gears and sets the brake so the vehicle cannot move:
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(Military) A solid object, including terrain, that provides protection from enemy fire.
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Such care, often when provided in a patient's home, a nursing home, etc.
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(Computing) A logical or physical construct in and from which data are transferred. Computer port (hardware) on Wikipedia.
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Area of thick undergrowth where animals hide.
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The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
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The surface area of a television set, personal computer, radar receiver, etc. on which images or data are displayed
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The definition of a mosque is a Muslim place of worship.
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Find another word for sanctuary. In this page you can discover 47 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sanctuary, like: shelter, haven, refuge, sanctum, sanctorium, game refuge, adytum, asylum, retreat, chapel and oasis.