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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A tall tower that forms the superstructure of a building (usually a church or temple) and that tapers to a point at the top.

Usage examples (28)
  • Within 30 seconds, the steeple was a pile of rubble.
  • "The steeple is my niche to get to the next level of competition."
  • In the top of the steeple is the belfry with the fire bell inside.
  • On the top of the steeple was a great gilded cross, considerably larger than a man. for more
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