n.1.A fortified residence, especially that of a prince or nobleman; a fortress.
2.Any strong, imposing, and stately mansion.
3.A small tower, as on a ship, or an elephant's back.
4.A piece, made to represent a castle, used in the game of chess; a rook.
Castle in the air
a visionary project; a baseless scheme; an air castle; - sometimes called a castle in Spain (F. Château en Espagne).
v. i.1.(Chess) To move the castle to the square next to king, and then the king around the castle to the square next beyond it, for the purpose of covering the king.
[imp. & p. p. Castled ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Castling .]
Noun1.Castlecastle - a large and stately mansion
Synonyms: palace
2.castle - a large building formerly occupied by a ruler and fortified against attack
3.Castlecastle - (chess) the piece that can move any number of unoccupied squares in a direction parallel to the sides of the chessboard
Synonyms: rook
4.castle - interchanging the positions of the king and a rook
Synonyms: castling
Verb1.castle - move the king two squares toward a rook and in the same move the rook to the square next past the king
To see a castle in your dream, signifies reward, honour, recognition, and praise for your achievements. It foretells that your future will be a happy one, surrounded by the love of your children, generosity of neighbours, and comfort of friends. You are destined to a position of power, wealth, and prestige. To dream that you live in a castle, signifies your need for security and protection to the point where you may be isolating yourself from others.acropolis, bastion, beachhead, bishop, blockhouse, bridgehead, bunker, chateau, chessman, citadel, court, donjon, fasthold, fastness, fort, fortress, garrison, garrison house, hall, hold, keep, king, knight, man, manor, martello, martello tower, mote, motte, palais, palatial residence, palazzo, pawn, peel, peel tower, piece, pillbox, post, queen, rath, rook, safehold, strong point, stronghold, tower, tower of strength, villa, ward
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