Associations to the word «Versailles»

Wiktionary

VERSAILLES, proper noun. A suburb of Paris, formerly the capital of France.
VERSAILLES, proper noun. The Palace of Versailles

Dictionary definition

VERSAILLES, noun. A city in north central France near Paris; site of the Palace of Versailles that was built by Louis XIV in the 17th century.
VERSAILLES, noun. A palace built in the 17th century for Louis XIV southwest of Paris near the city of Versailles.

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