Definition of chapel:
- A choir of singers, or an orchestra, attached to the court of a prince or nobleman.
- A place of worship not connected with a church; as, the chapel of a palace, hospital, or prison.
- A printing office, said to be so called because printing was first carried on in England in a chapel near Westminster Abbey.
- a room or recess in a church, containing an altar.
- a small building attached to a church
- a small church, often a private foundation, as for a memorial
- A subordinate place of worship
- An association of workmen in a printing office.
- In England, a place of worship used by dissenters from the Established Church; a meetinghouse.
- To cause ( a ship taken aback in a light breeze) so to turn or make a circuit as to recover, without bracing the yards, the same tack on which she had been sailing.
- To deposit or inter in a chapel; to enshrine.
chapel service, oratory.
- religious building (part of speech: noun)
- "Deep Down, a Tale of the Cornish Mines", R.M. Ballantyne.
- "The Story of Madras", Glyn Barlow.
- "The Living Link", James De Mille.