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synonyms for obelisk

  • column
  • dagger
  • mark
  • monolith
  • monument
  • needle
  • pillar
  • pylon
  • shaft
  • tower
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How to use obelisk in a sentence

The world of speakers is packed with obelisks, ovals, and what can sometimes feel like obstacles.
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When they touched the obelisk, they became the largest family to have ever hiked the trail.
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On Sunday night, the monument’s exterior lighting did not go on, and it almost may have seemed that the great obelisk and famed symbol of Washington was fading away.
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As she draws closer to the shoreline she is startled by the sight of a stone obelisk rising above a promontory near the center of the island.
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As with various golden emblems seeded about — needed to light up obelisks in different areas — acquiring treats involves solving puzzles with the Hunter’s bow and arrow.
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The Hunter can see a few obelisks dotting the surrounding hills, highlighted in a red haze, with her spirit vision activated.
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A tasteful obelisk 100 feet high is raised to his memory in his native Eskdale, Scotland.
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At the entrance stands an obelisk fifty feet high, and on it are inscribed the names of his victims.
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The obelisk in the square of St. Peter's at Rome is erected in a way which offends against all the principles of statics.
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In less than a quarter of an hour, her masts and sails formed only a white obelisk, gradually decreasing against the horizon.
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WORDS RELATED TO OBELISK

  • brace
  • buttress
  • caryatid
  • colonnade
  • cylinder
  • mast
  • minaret
  • monolith
  • monument
  • obelisk
  • pedestal
  • peristyle
  • pier
  • pilaster
  • post
  • prop
  • pylon
  • shaft
  • standard
  • stay
  • stele
  • support
  • totem
  • tower
  • underpinning
  • upright
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