- a Buddhist temple or monastery in Thailand or Cambodia.
Origin of wat
Examples from the Web for wat
Contemporary Examples of wat
Siem Reap, Cambodia, is a fairly wild city best known as the gateway to Angor Wat.Fresh Picks
June 30, 2009
Historical Examples of wat
Wat burst into the opened room first, Grim right behind him.
This was his Earth, his and Grim's and Wat's, and of millions of other normal human beings.
Nevertheless, while Wat fumbled for the button that released the slide, he took a chance.
Wat, who had artistically applied the make-up, viewed his handiwork with admiration.
Joan dead, Wat too; no hope of freeing the Earth from its slavery.
- a Thai Buddhist monastery or temple
Word Origin for wat
Thai Buddhist temple, said to be from Sanskrit vata "enclosure, grove."