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Temple meaning

temple - 10 dictionary results

  1. 1. A building dedicated to the administration of ordinances.
  2. 2. A local organization of Odd Fellows.
  3. 3. A contrivence used in a loom for keeping the web stretched transversely.
  4. 4. The space, on either side of the head, back of the eye and forehead, above the zygomatic arch and in front of the ear.
  5. 5. One of the side bars of a pair of spectacles, jointed to the bows, and passing one on either side of the head to hold the spectacles in place.
  6. 6. A place or edifice dedicated to the worship of some deity; as, the temple of Jupiter at Athens, or of Juggernaut in India.
  7. 7. The edifice erected at Jerusalem for the worship of Jehovah.
  8. 8. Hence, among Christians, an edifice erected as a place of public worship; a church.
  9. 9. Fig.: Any place in which the divine presence specially resides.
  10. 10. An edifice consecrated to a deity, or for religious purposes; flat part of the head between the forehead and ear.

temple - examples of usage

  1. He had asked the way to the Labor Temple, and left word that I would find him there. - "They Call Me Carpenter", Upton Sinclair.
  2. " If I may meet you in the morning," I said-" to show you to the Labor Temple-" Yes, I would see him through! - "They Call Me Carpenter", Upton Sinclair.
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