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castlenoun [C]

uk   /ˈkɑː.səl/ us   /ˈkæs.əl/
A2 a large strong building, built in the past by a ruler or important person to protect the people inside from attack
informal for rook noun

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castleverb [I]

uk   /ˈkɑː.səl/ us   /ˈkæs.əl/ specialized
(Definition of castle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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castlenoun [C]

us   /ˈkæs·əl/
a large building with strong walls, built in the past by a king or other important person for protection against attack
A castle is also a rook.
(Definition of castle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “castle”
in Korean 성…
in Arabic قَلْعة…
in Malaysian istana, tir…
in French château, tour…
in Russian замок…
in Chinese (Traditional) 城堡, 堡壘, 棋子…
in Italian castello…
in Turkish kale, hisar, şato…
in Polish zamek…
in Spanish castillo, torre…
in Vietnamese lâu đài, quân cờ thấp…
in Portuguese castelo…
in Thai ปราสาท, ตัวเรือในเกมหมากรุก…
in German die Burg, der Turm…
in Catalan castell…
in Japanese 城…
in Chinese (Simplified) 城堡, 堡垒, 棋子…
in Indonesian puri, (buah catur)…
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