Definition of chapel:
- a place of worship that has its own altar
- a service conducted in a chapel; " he was late for chapel"
- A subordinate place of worship
- a small church, often a private foundation, as for a memorial
- a small building attached to a church
- a room or recess in a church, containing an altar.
- A place of worship not connected with a church; as, the chapel of a palace, hospital, or prison.
- In England, a place of worship used by dissenters from the Established Church; a meetinghouse.
- A choir of singers, or an orchestra, attached to the court of a prince or nobleman.
- A printing office, said to be so called because printing was first carried on in England in a chapel near Westminster Abbey.
- An association of workmen in a printing office.
- To deposit or inter in a chapel; to enshrine.
- 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.
Common misspellings for chapel:
- chaple (54%)
- chappel (26%)
- chapell (5%)
- chape (3%)
- chaperl (3%)