ADJ. hallowed, holy, religious, sacred This shrine is sacred to the Hindu god Vishnu. | Christian, Islamic, etc. | forest, rural, wayside | portable
VERB + SHRINE build, erect, turn sth into | dedicate a shrine dedicated to the sea goddess | go on/make a pilgrimage to, visit On his recovery he made a pilgrimage to the shrine of St John.
PREP. at a/the worshipping at wayside shrines | ~ of the shrine of St Cuthbert at Durham | ~ to She had turned the room into a shrine to her dead son.