HyperDic: house_of_worship

English > 1 sense of the expression house of worship:
NOUNartifacthouse of worship, place of worship, house of prayer, house of Godany building where congregations gather for prayer
English > house of worship: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningAny building where congregations gather for prayer.
Synonymsplace of worship, house of prayer, house of God
NarrowerbethelA house of worship (especially one for sailors / sailors)
chapelA place of worship that has its own altar
church, church buildingA place for public (especially Christian) worship
conventicle, meetinghouseA building for religious assembly (especially Nonconformists, e.g., Quakers)
masjid, musjid(Islam) a Muslim place of worship
mosque(Islam) a Muslim place of worship that usually has a minaret
shrineA place of worship hallowed by association with some sacred thing or person
synagogue, temple, tabernacle(Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation
templeplace of worship consisting of an edifice for the worship of a deity
Broaderbuilding, edificeA structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place
Spanishtemplo
Catalantemple

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