Tower synonyms

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A tower in which a bell (set of bells) is hung; a belfry
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Anything that tapers to a point, as a pointed structure capping a tower or steeple
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Mast means a collection of nuts used as food for pigs.
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A tower rising above the main structure of a building, esp. of a church, usually capped with a spire
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A bell tower (now especially when freestanding), often associated with a church or other public building, especially in Italy.
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(Games) An area inhabited by enemies, containing story objectives, treasure and bosses.
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(Historical) The main tower of a castle or fortress, located within the castle walls. (According to keep, the word comes "from the Middle English term kype, meaning basket or cask, and was a term applied to the shell keep at Guînes, said to resemble a barrel".)
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(Architecture) A tower or steeple specifically for containing bells, especially as part of a church.
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Something suggestive of a large block of stone, as in immovability, massiveness, or uniformity.
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A tower or mast containing one or more antennas to transmit radio signals
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(Figuratively) Anything very tall or high.
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A tall, four-sided shaft of stone, usually tapered and monolithic, that rises to a pointed pyramidal top.
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(Anatomy) Any of various tubular or pillarlike supporting structures in the body, each generally having a single tissue origin and function:
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The tall slender tower of an Islamic mosque, from which the muezzin recites the adhan (call to prayer)
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To give a brief visual inspection.
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To set on a horse:
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(Historical, military) a siege tower; a movable building, of a square form, consisting of ten or even twenty stories and sometimes one hundred and twenty cubits high, usually moved on wheels, and employed in approaching a fortified place, for carrying soldiers, engines, ladders, casting bridges, and other necessaries
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To afford a view over:
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(Figuratively) To rise; to become higher, more noble, etc.
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To furnish with a brattice
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(Chess) To move (a king) two squares to either side and then, in the same move, set the castle in the square skipped by the king: permitted only when neither piece has been moved before and the spaces between them are not occupied
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To dominate is defined as to have or take control, or to get all the attention.
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To raise in rank, status etc., to elevate.
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To come into view as a massive, distorted, or indistinct image:
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To shine forth.
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To be greater or better than; surpass.
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To provide with pillars or added strength as if from pillars.
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To create, increase or develop.
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To cause to rise:
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To store in a silo
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To rise or fly high into the air
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Surpass is defined as to go beyond, exceed or excel.
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To transcend is to be superior or to excel.
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A small, powerful boat (a "tugship" in other languages) used to push or pull barges or to help maneuver larger vessels.
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An instance of tugging; a strong or sudden pull:
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(Nautical) a squat powerful boat designed to push barges
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To dominate or prevail over.
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To appear as a massive or towering form; loom:
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Find another word for tower. In this page you can discover 44 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tower, like: bell-tower, spire, mast, steeple, campanile, dungeon, keep, belfry, monolith, radio-tower and lookout-tower.