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

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