dungeon dungeon  /ˈdən dʒən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the main tower within the walls of a medieval castle or fortress
  2. (n) a dark cell (usually underground) where prisoners can be confined

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Hidden in a pile of dead leaves, not 20 yards from the building housing the Iraqi Football Association, was that must-have appliance of every medieval dungeon: an iron maiden.
  2. Decima's dungeons are deliberately dark and creepy, but she runs her business in a clean, illuminated manner.
  3. In the dungeon-like basement, furnished only with a portable toilet and two mattresses, three half-naked women clung to life.

News

  1. Minnesota Twins: 4 Lessons Learned from the Chicago White Sox Series

    Aahhh …the sweet, sweet feeling of sweeping the Chicago White Sox ! The Minnesota Twins won all three games against the Mighty Whities to move three games within .500 and further bury their longtime rivals in the AL Central dungeon. The pitching was so-so, but Minnesota’s bats went off, scoring seven runs in Game 1, seven in Game 2 and eight in Game 3. While there was some worry that the hitters ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Hear Third Root’s new single, “Revolutionary Theme Music”

    As part of an upcoming collaborative EP between Third Root (Easy Lee from Mojoe and Marco Cervantes/Mexican StepGrandfather) and Greg G (who produced “Call Me Black” on Third Root’s Stand for Something album), the black/brown hip-hop duo released their latest single, “Revolutionary Theme Music” (featuring Big Rube from Atlanta’s Dungeon Family), also the name of the EP. “The response from [“Call ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: San Antonio Current

  3. Kickstarter Alert | Myth: A Fully Cooperative Dungeon Crawl Board Game Kickstarter

    It's difficult to find a cooperative dungeon crawl adventure that doesn't require one of the players to play against their friends as the dungeon master, crypt keeper, or overlord. I'm very excited to see that MERCS Miniatures is Kickstarting a ...        
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Wired News

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Quotes

  1. Vice President Dick Cheney, Ferguson said, "is already moving out of his residence. It takes longer than you think to pack up an entire dungeon."
    on Apr 26, 2008 By: Craig Ferguson Source: ABC News

  2. "All describe a feeling of despair, crushing loneliness and abandonment by the world," a statutory declaration by the men's lawyer, Sabin Willett, said. "One felt he was in the 'dungeon above the ground'; another said 'it feels like we are in...
    on Jan 26, 2007 By: Sabin Willett Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "It's so sad that right off the shores of our great nation that believes in human rights and human dignity exists this dungeon. But someday Cuba will be free," Bush told an audience of Cuban-Americans.
    on Oct 10, 2008 By: President Bush Source: AFP

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