Business / Real Estate / Monument: A fixed natural or artificial object used to establish real estate boundaries for a metes-and-bounds description.

Other Words for Monument

Monument Adjective Synonyms: marker, cairn, memorial, tablet, shrine, commemoration, sepulchre, gravestone, tombstone, headstone, tomb, mausoleum, cenotaph

Poets Corner

Life Style / Poetry / Poets Corner: An area in the south transept of westminster abbey that holds monuments (or graves) for such as geoffrey chaucer, william shakespeare, edmund spenser, ben jonson, john milton, michael drayton, samuel MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Cenotaph: A carving on a tombstone or monument, often in the form of a verse poem, biblical passage, or literary allusion appearing after the deceased individual's name and date of birth/death. Often used synon MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Hagiography: (Greek, 'sacred writing', also called hagiology) The writing or general study of the lives of Christian saints, either in liturgy or in literature. A single story dealing with the life of a saint is c MORE

Fame-Shame Culture

Entertainment / Literature / Fame-Shame Culture: The anthropological term for a culture in which masculine behavior revolves around a code of martial honor. These cultures embody the idea of 'death before dishonor.' Such civilizations often glorify MORE