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See definition of acropolis on Dictionary.com
  • as incastle
  • as infort
  • as infort/fortress

synonyms for acropolis

  • alcazar
  • citadel
  • donjon
  • fastness
  • fort
  • fortification
  • fortress
  • hold
  • keep
  • manor
  • mansion
  • palace
  • peel
  • safehold
  • seat
  • stronghold
  • tower
  • villa
  • château
  • estate house
  • fasthold
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How to use acropolis in a sentence

Respect, however, was paid to the Acropolis; it was not abhorred as the seat of tyranny, but honoured and venerated as a temple.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
When the Persian host sacked the Acropolis they burnt the holy olive, and it seemed that all was over.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
A good picture of the Acropolis at Athens should be shown to keep the buildings distinct; the one in Lefevre's book is excellent.
THE COMPLETE CLUB BOOK FOR WOMENCAROLINE FRENCH BENTON
Written oracles existed of the prophecies of celebrated seers, and were preserved in the acropolis of Athens.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
The first picture is the Acropolis, under the domination of the Florentines at the end of the fourteenth century.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 17, 1894VARIOUS
He thought of Renan, who declares that on the Acropolis at Athens beauty and wisdom do exist, really exist, as external powers.
THE LONGEST JOURNEYE. M. FORSTER
The Acropolis museum, a building of recent date, contains an interesting and valuable collection of works of art found here.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIA. VOL. 1 PART 2VARIOUS
Chief among the bathing-places of note is Athens, with its Acropolis, famed for “headers.”
RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN. THE THAMES, FROM SOURCE TO SEA.ANONYMOUS
From a distance it reminds one, in spite of its being somewhat clumsy and lacking in proportion, of the Acropolis of Athens.
FROM THE CAVES AND JUNGLES OF HINDOSTANHELENA PRETROVNA BLAVATSKY
The philosopher saw Alcon, the peaceful citizen, who had just come down from the Acropolis, pass through the centre of the Forum.
SNNICAVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO ACROPOLIS

  • acropolis
  • alcazar
  • château
  • citadel
  • donjon
  • estate house
  • fasthold
  • fastness
  • fort
  • fortification
  • fortress
  • hold
  • keep
  • manor
  • mansion
  • palace
  • peel
  • safehold
  • seat
  • stronghold
  • tower
  • villa
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.