Definition of dungeon. Meaning of dungeon. Synonyms of dungeon

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Definition of dungeon

Dungeon Dun"geon, v. t. To shut up in a dungeon. --Bp. Hall.
Dungeon Dun"geon, n. [OE. donjoun highest tower of a castle, tower, prison, F. donjon tower or platform in the midst of a castle, turret, or closet on the top of a house, a keep of a castle, LL. domnio, the same word as LL. dominus lord. See Dame, Don, and cf. Dominion, Domain, Demesne, Danger, Donjon.] A close, dark prison, common?, under ground, as if the lower apartments of the donjon or keep of a castle, these being used as prisons. Down with him even into the deep dungeon. -- Tyndale. Year after year he lay patiently in a dungeon. -- Macaulay.

Meaning of dungeon from wikipedia

- other uses, see dungeon (disambiguation). 'oubliette' redirects here. for other uses, see oubliette (disambiguation). a dungeon is a room or cell
- the dungeon master's guide (dmg or dm's guide; in earlier editions, the dungeon masters guide or dungeon master guide) is a book of rules for the fantasy
- linley's dungeon crawl. a dungeon crawl is a type of scenario in fantasy role-playing games in which heroes navigate a labyrinthine environment (a 'dungeon')
- role-playing game. for other uses, see dungeons & dragons (disambiguation) and d&d (disambiguation). dungeons & dragons (abbreviated as d&d or dnd) is
- pokémon mystery dungeon is a video game series spin off from the main pokémon series developed by spike chunsoft (formerly chunsoft). the games features
- the advanced dungeons and dragons world of forgotten realms. dungeon hack features a three-dimensional, randomly generated dungeon. the game features
- dungeon adventures, or simply dungeon, was a magazine targeting consumers of role-playing games, particularly dungeons & dragons. it was first published
- dungeon master option: high-level campaigns is a supplemental sourcebook to the core rules of the 2nd edition advanced dungeons & dragons (ad&d) fantasy