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Synonym of Castle

Castle Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
castle
Synonyms and related words:
acropolis, bastion, beachhead, bishop, blockhouse, bridgehead, bunker, chateau, chessman, citadel, court, donjon, fasthold, fastness, fort, fortress, garrison, garrison house, hall, hold, keep, king, knight, man, manor, mansion, martello, martello tower, mote, motte, palace, palais, palatial residence, palazzo, pawn, peel, peel tower, piece, pillbox, post, queen, rath, rook, safehold, strong point, stronghold, tower, tower of strength, villa, ward
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
castle

Noun
1. a large and stately mansion
(synonym) palace
(hypernym) mansion, mansion house, manse, hall, residence
(hyponym) Buckingham Palace
(part-meronym) great hall
2. a large building formerly occupied by a ruler and fortified against attack
(hypernym) fortification, munition
(hyponym) Balmoral Castle
(part-meronym) keep, donjon, dungeon
3. (chess) the piece that can move any number of unoccupied squares in a direction parallel to the sides of the chessboard
(synonym) rook
(hypernym) chessman, chess piece
(classification) chess, chess game
4. interchanging the positions of the king and a rook
(synonym) castling
(hypernym) chess move

Verb
1. move the king two squares toward a rook and in the same move the rook to the square next past the king
(hypernym) move, go
(derivation) rook
(classification) chess, chess game

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