Associations to the word «Chapel»


CHAPEL, noun. A place of worship, smaller than, or subordinate to a church.
CHAPEL, noun. A place of worship in a civil institution such as an airport, prison etc.
CHAPEL, noun. A funeral home, or a room in one for holding funeral services.
CHAPEL, noun. A trade union branch in UK printing or journalism.
CHAPEL, noun. A printing office, said to be so called because printing was first carried on in England in a chapel near Westminster Abbey.
CHAPEL, noun. A choir of singers, or an orchestra, attached to the court of a prince or nobleman.
CHAPEL, adjective. (in Wales) Describing a person who attends a nonconformist chapel.
CHAPEL, verb. (nautical) (transitive) To cause (a ship taken aback in a light breeze) to turn or make a circuit so as to recover, without bracing the yards, the same tack on which she had been sailing.
CHAPEL, verb. (obsolete) (transitive) To deposit or inter in a chapel; to enshrine.
CHAPEL HILL, proper noun. A town in the United States famous for its university, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
CHAPEL OF EASE, noun. A chapel built in a remote part of a parish to meet the needs of those who live far from the parish church.
CHAPEL OF EASE, noun. A privy; a toilet.

Dictionary definition

CHAPEL, noun. A place of worship that has its own altar.
CHAPEL, noun. A service conducted in a place of worship that has its own altar; "he was late for chapel".

Wise words

Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.
Martin Luther King Jr.