Meaning of “be a monument to sth” in the English Dictionary


"be a monument to sth" in English

See all translations

be a monument to sth

to be an important and permanent result of an action or characteristic:

The annual arts festival is a monument to her vision and hard work.
Protesters have called the building a monument to corporate greed.

(Definition of “be a monument to sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)