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HOLY GRAIL

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Holy Grail mean? 

HOLY GRAIL (noun)
  The noun HOLY GRAIL has 1 sense:

1. (legend) chalice used by Christ at the last supper

  Familiarity information: HOLY GRAIL used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


HOLY GRAIL (noun)


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Meaning:

(legend) chalice used by Christ at the last supper

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

Holy Grail; Sangraal; grail

Instance hypernyms:

chalice; goblet (a bowl-shaped drinking vessel; especially the Eucharistic cup)

Domain category:

fable; legend (a story about mythical or supernatural beings or events)


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