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sanctuary

see definition of sanctuary
  • nounchurch; holiest room or area in religious building
  • nounplace to hide, be safe
  • nounsafe place for wildlife
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Synonyms for sanctuary

noun church; holiest room or area in religious building
  • altar
  • shrine
  • temple
  • chancel
  • sanctum
  • holy place
  • sanctorium

More words related to sanctuary

abode

noun. building or place where one resides

cathedral

noun. large church
  • basilica
  • bishop's seat
  • chancel
  • holy place
  • house of God
  • house of prayer
  • house of worship
  • minster
  • place of worship
  • sanctuary
  • temple
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