Definitions of chapel

  1. To deposit or inter in a chapel; to enshrine. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To cause (a ship taken aback in a light breeze) so to turn or make a circuit as to recover, without bracing the yards, the same tack on which she had been sailing. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. a place of worship that has its own altar Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a service conducted in a chapel; "he was late for chapel" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. A subordinate place of worship Webster Dictionary DB
  6. a small church, often a private foundation, as for a memorial Webster Dictionary DB
  7. a small building attached to a church Webster Dictionary DB
  8. A place of worship not connected with a church; as, the chapel of a palace, hospital, or prison. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. In England, a place of worship used by dissenters from the Established Church; a meetinghouse. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A choir of singers, or an orchestra, attached to the court of a prince or nobleman. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. A printing office, said to be so called because printing was first carried on in England in a chapel near Westminster Abbey. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. An association of workmen in a printing office. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. A place of public worship, not so large or important as a church. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. Place of worship inferior or subordinate to a regular church, or attached to a palace or a private dwelling: a dissenters place of worship. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. A place of worship. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  16. A chapel service. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for chapel

  1. A passage on the same floor leads to the private chapel attached to the palace, where Bessie knelt daily in prayer. – Elizabeth Gilbert and Her Work for the Blind by Frances Martin
  2. But while Miss Martell was speaking most earnestly to Hemstead, she saw some one enter the chapel door. – From Jest to Earnest by E. P. Roe