Saturday, June 09, 2007
Definitions for sanctum
- A sacred place.
- A place of retreat where one is free from intrusion.
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Citations for sanctum
What's more, the babble of radios, televisions and raised voices from the other households in the condominium rarely penetrated this sanctum.
Seymour has spent most of her research time in that sanctum of the professional biographer, the London Library.
Origin of sanctum
Sanctum comes from the Latin, meaning "holy, sacred, or inviolable."