enshrine

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en·shrine

(ĕn-shrīn′) also in·shrine (ĭn-)
tr.v. en·shrined, en·shrin·ing, en·shrines also in·shrined or in·shrin·ing or in·shrines
1. To enclose in or as if in a shrine.
2. To cherish as sacred.

en·shrine′ment n.

enshrine

(ɪnˈʃraɪn) or

inshrine

vb (tr)
1. to place or enclose in or as if in a shrine
2. to hold as sacred; cherish; treasure
3. chiefly US and Canadian to induct into a Hall of Fame
enˈshrinement, inˈshrinement n

en•shrine

(ɛnˈʃraɪn)

v.t. -shrined, -shrin•ing.
1. to enclose in a shrine.
2. to cherish as sacred.
[1575–85]
en•shrine′ment, n.

enshrine


Past participle: enshrined
Gerund: enshrining

Imperative
enshrine
enshrine
Present
I enshrine
you enshrine
he/she/it enshrines
we enshrine
you enshrine
they enshrine
Preterite
I enshrined
you enshrined
he/she/it enshrined
we enshrined
you enshrined
they enshrined
Present Continuous
I am enshrining
you are enshrining
he/she/it is enshrining
we are enshrining
you are enshrining
they are enshrining
Present Perfect
I have enshrined
you have enshrined
he/she/it has enshrined
we have enshrined
you have enshrined
they have enshrined
Past Continuous
I was enshrining
you were enshrining
he/she/it was enshrining
we were enshrining
you were enshrining
they were enshrining
Past Perfect
I had enshrined
you had enshrined
he/she/it had enshrined
we had enshrined
you had enshrined
they had enshrined
Future
I will enshrine
you will enshrine
he/she/it will enshrine
we will enshrine
you will enshrine
they will enshrine
Future Perfect
I will have enshrined
you will have enshrined
he/she/it will have enshrined
we will have enshrined
you will have enshrined
they will have enshrined
Future Continuous
I will be enshrining
you will be enshrining
he/she/it will be enshrining
we will be enshrining
you will be enshrining
they will be enshrining
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been enshrining
you have been enshrining
he/she/it has been enshrining
we have been enshrining
you have been enshrining
they have been enshrining
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been enshrining
you will have been enshrining
he/she/it will have been enshrining
we will have been enshrining
you will have been enshrining
they will have been enshrining
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been enshrining
you had been enshrining
he/she/it had been enshrining
we had been enshrining
you had been enshrining
they had been enshrining
Conditional
I would enshrine
you would enshrine
he/she/it would enshrine
we would enshrine
you would enshrine
they would enshrine
Past Conditional
I would have enshrined
you would have enshrined
he/she/it would have enshrined
we would have enshrined
you would have enshrined
they would have enshrined
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.enshrine - enclose in a shrine; "the saint's bones were enshrined in the cathedral"
inclose, shut in, close in, enclose - surround completely; "Darkness enclosed him"; "They closed in the porch with a fence"
2.enshrine - hold sacred
reverence, venerate, revere, fear - regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of; "Fear God as your father"; "We venerate genius"

enshrine

verb preserve, protect, treasure, cherish, revere, exalt, consecrate, embalm, sanctify, hallow, apotheosize the apartheid system which enshrined racism
Translations

enshrine

[ɪnˈʃraɪn] VT (fig) → encerrar, englobar
to be enshrined in lawser consagrado por la ley

enshrine

[ɪnˈʃraɪn] vt [+ doctrine, principle, right] → sauvegarder
to be enshrined in [+ law, legislation] → être garanti(e) par

enshrine

vt (fig)bewahren

enshrine

inshrine [ɪnˈʃraɪn] vtcustodire