Synonyms of sanctuary in English:



  • 1 the sanctuary at Delphi was dedicated to Apollo
  • 2 the island was a sanctuary, untouched by the mad modern world
  • 3 around a thousand abused women and children were given sanctuary
    safety, safe keeping, protection, shelter, security, immunity, asylum
  • 4 a bird sanctuary
    reserve, park, wildlife reserve, nature reserve, reservation, preserve, home, shelter
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    Word of the day retroflex
    Pronunciation: ˈretrəˌfleks
    turned backward