Associations to the word «Enshrine»


ENSHRINE, verb. (transitive) To enclose (a sacred relic etc.) in a shrine or chest.
ENSHRINE, verb. (transitive) To preserve or cherish (something) as though in a shrine; to preserve or contain, especially with some reverence.
ENSHRINE, verb. To protect an idea, ideal, or philosophy within an official law or treaty

Dictionary definition

ENSHRINE, verb. Enclose in a shrine; "the saint's bones were enshrined in the cathedral".
ENSHRINE, verb. Hold sacred.

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