verandah
noun see veranda

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Verandah — A verandah or veranda is a roofed opened gallery or porch. [cite book first= John C. last= Poppeliers authorlink= coauthors= year= 1983 title= What Style is it? edition= publisher= John Wiley Sons location= New York pages= p 106 id= ISBN… …   Wikipedia

  • verandah — /vəˈrændə/ (say vuh randuh) noun 1. an open or partly open portion of a house or other building, outside but abutting one or more of its principal rooms, covered either by a separate skillion roof or by the roof of the main structure. 2.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • verandah — noun /vəˈɹæn.də/ A gallery, platform, or balcony, usually roofed and often partly enclosed, extending along the outside of a building. [...] and yet, though desirous to be gone, she could not quit the Mansion House, or look an adieu to the… …   Wiktionary

  • verandah — veranda UK [vəˈrændə] / US or verandah UK / US noun [countable] Word forms veranda : singular veranda plural verandas 1) a covered area along the outside of a house, often enclosed by a low wall 2) New Zealand a roof over the area where people… …   English dictionary

  • verandah — see veranda …   English dictionary

  • verandah — ve·ran·dah || vÉ™ rændÉ™ n. veranda, open portico which is attached to the exterior of a building and is often roofed or partially enclosed, porch …   English contemporary dictionary

  • verandah —    (veh RAN dah) [Hindi, from Portuguese: balustrade] A large, open porch or balcony, usually roofed and partly enclosed, built along the outside of a house …   Dictionary of foreign words and phrases

  • verandah — ve·ran·dah …   English syllables

  • verandah — [vəˈrændə] noun [C] a covered area along the outside of a house …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • verandah — noun a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed) (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑veranda, ↑gallery • Hypernyms: ↑porch • Hyponyms: ↑lanai …   Useful english dictionary

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