Obelisk definition, a tapering, four-sided shaft of stone, usually monolithic and having a pyramidal apex. See more.


Obelisk definition is - an upright 4-sided usually monolithic pillar that gradually ... See the full definition for obelisk in the English Language Learners Dictionary.


obelisk. Next time you visit the nation's capital, you can wow tourists by telling them the Washington Monument is an obelisk — a tall, narrow stone pillar that ...



Inside this obelisk a rectangular space has been hollowed out such that the thickness of the walls at the top is 0.50 metres and at the base, 4.5 metres.


Definition of obelisk noun in Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary. Meaning, pronunciation, picture, example sentences, grammar, usage notes, synonyms and ...


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obelisk definition: 1. a tall, slender, four-sided stone pillar tapering toward its pyramidal top 2. dagger (sense )Origin of obeliskClassical Latin obeliscus from ...


Define obelisk. obelisk synonyms, obelisk pronunciation, obelisk translation, English dictionary definition of obelisk. n. 1. A tall, four-sided shaft of stone, usually ...