Definitions of asylum
n. - A sanctuary or place of refuge and protection, where criminals and debtors found shelter, and from which they could not be forcibly taken without sacrilege. 2
n. - Any place of retreat and security. 2
n. - An institution for the protection or relief of some class of destitute, unfortunate, or afflicted persons; as, an asylum for the aged, for the blind, or for the insane; a lunatic asylum; an orphan asylum. 2
The word "asylum" uses 6 letters: A L M S U Y.
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