HyperDic: memorial

English > 3 senses of the word memorial:
NOUNcommunicationmemorial, commemoration, remembrancea recognition of meritorious service
communicationmemoriala written statement of facts submitted in conjunction with a petition to an authority
artifactmemorial, monumenta structure erected to commemorate persons or events
memorial > pronunciation
Soundsmahmao'riyahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > memorial: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA recognition of meritorious service.
Synonymscommemoration, remembrance
NarrowerepitaphA summary statement of commemoration / commemoration for a dead person
festschriftA collection of writings published in honor of a scholar
Broaderrecognition, creditapproval
Spanishconmemoración, memorial
Catalancommemoració, memorial, monument commemoratiu
Verbsmemorializebe or provide a memorial to a person or an event
English > memorial: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningA written statement of facts submitted in conjunction with a petition to an authority.
Broadermessage, content, subject matter, substanceWhat a communication that is about something is about
Spanishmemorial
English > memorial: 3 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA structure erected to commemorate persons or events.
Synonymmonument
InstancesLincoln Memorialmemorial building in Washington containing a large marble statue of Abraham Lincoln
Pyramid, Great Pyramid, Pyramids of EgyptA massive monument with a square base and four triangular sides
Statue of LibertyA large monumental statue symbolizing liberty on Liberty Island in New York Bay
Washington MonumentA stone obelisk built in Washington in 1884 to honor George Washington
NarrowerSeven Wonders of the Ancient World, Seven Wonders of the Worldimpressive monuments created in the ancient world that were regarded with awe
brass, memorial tablet, plaqueA memorial made of brass
cenotaph, empty tombA monument built to honor people whose remains are interred elsewhere or whose remains cannot be recovered
gravestone, headstone, tombstoneA stone that is used to mark a grave
megalith, megalithic structurememorial consisting of a very large stone forming part of a prehistoric structure (especially in western Europe)
national monumentmemorial consisting of a structure or natural landmark of historic / historic interest
pantheonA monument commemorating a nation's dead heroes
triumphal archA monumental archway
Broaderstructure, constructionA thing constructed
Spanishmonumento conmemorativo, monumento
Catalanmemorial, monument commemoratiu, monument
Verbsmemorializebe or provide a memorial to a person or an event

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