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synonyms for undercroft

  • catacomb
  • cave
  • cavern
  • cell
  • chamber
  • compartment
  • grave
  • grotto
  • mausoleum
  • room
  • sepulcher
  • tomb
  • vault
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How to use undercroft in a sentence

Undercroft, un′dėr-kroft, n. a vault under the choir or chancel of a church: a vault or secret walk underground.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 4 OF 4: S-Z AND SUPPLEMENTS)VARIOUS
The ancient history of this undercroft is unknown, and merely a matter for conjecture.
THE OLD INNS OF OLD ENGLAND, VOLUME II (OF 2)CHARLES G. HARPER
The canopy is gone, but fragments of it are in the undercroft of the chapter-house.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF WELLSPERCY DEARMER
One, which is generally called a lantern, was till lately hung in the undercroft.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF WELLSPERCY DEARMER
Two heavy wooden doors at the entrance leave no doubt as to the purpose for which the undercroft was built.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF WELLSPERCY DEARMER
In the undercroft itself the walls are impregnably thick, the windows narrow, with wide splays.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF WELLSPERCY DEARMER
There are several stone coffins in the undercroft, and a good many fragments of carved stone, some of which are very fine.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF WELLSPERCY DEARMER
This crypt or undercroft is on the same level as the floor of the church, and was used as a treasury.
THE CATHEDRALS OF GREAT BRITAINP. H. DITCHFIELD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO UNDERCROFT

  • catacomb
  • cave
  • cavern
  • cell
  • chamber
  • compartment
  • grave
  • grotto
  • mausoleum
  • room
  • sepulcher
  • tomb
  • undercroft
  • vault
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.