Associations to the word «Palace»

Wiktionary

PALACE, noun. Official residence of a head of state or other dignitary, especially in a monarchical or imperial governmental system.
PALACE, noun. A large and lavishly ornate residence.
PALACE, noun. A large, ornate public building used for entertainment or exhibitions.
PALACE, verb. (archaic) To decorate or ornate.
PALACE, proper noun. (soccer) Crystal Palace Football Club, a football team from London.
PALACE OF WESTMINSTER, proper noun. An extensive building on the north bank of the River Thames in London, housing the House of Commons and the House of Lords.
PALACE POLITICS, noun. (idiomatic) The relationships and interactions of top-level officials, advisors and other powerbrokers within a government, especially as involving internal rivalry and intrigue.

Dictionary definition

PALACE, noun. A large and stately mansion.
PALACE, noun. The governing group of a kingdom; "the palace issued an order binding on all subjects".
PALACE, noun. A large ornate exhibition hall.
PALACE, noun. Official residence of an exalted person (as a sovereign).

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats