Definition of Porticoed

1. Adjective. Marked by columniation having free columns in porticoes either at both ends or at both sides of a structure.

Exact synonyms: Amphiprostylar, Amphiprostyle, Amphistylar
Similar to: Apteral



Definition of Porticoed

1. a. Furnished with a portico.

Definition of Porticoed

1. Adjective. (context: of a building) That includes a portico. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Porticoed

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Porticoed

portesse
portesses
portfire
portfires
portfolio
portfolios
porthole
portholed
portholelike
portholes
porthors
porthos
porthoses
portia tree
portico
porticoed (current term)
porticoes
porticolike
porticos
portier
portiere
portieres
portiest
portigue
portigues
porting
portion
portion control
portion out
portioned

Literary usage of Porticoed

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1. The Architecture and Planning of Classical Moscow: A Cultural History by Albert J. Schmidt (1989)
"... floor and a small porticoed entrance on the ground level. The powerful columns used the ground . ..."

2. Adventure Guide to Venice & the Veneto by Marissa Fabris (2005)
"Panoramic View: Follow Via Canova past the porticoed buildings and through the narrow Porta di S. Caterina. When you reach the Church of Santa Caterina on ..."

3. Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain (2000)
"... painted white and porticoed like a Grecian temple —with this difference, that the imposing fluted columns and Corinthian capitals were a pathetic sham, ..."

4. Education by Project Innovation (Organization) (1903)
"I'nder this porticoed shed, the guard sling their hammocks and, when off duty, play a game of cards in which the two players of the losing side fasten to ..."

5. Publications by Bostonian Society (1911)
"Walk up Prison Lane with me then, leaving the porticoed Town-House behind you, — a company of men and boys watching anxiously to see if Mr. Ratcliffe will ..."

6. The Writings of Mark Twain [pseud.] by Mark Twain, Charles Dudley Warner (1903)
"... you see a pillared and porticoed great manor-house, embowered in trees. Here is testimony of one or two of the procession of foreign tourists that filed ..."

7. Sunset by Southern Pacific Company, Southern Pacific Company. Passenger Dept (1914)
"... and I can show you a score of towns whose peaceful elm-shaded streets and white-porticoed red-brick houses can almost—but not quite—deceive you into ..."

8. Works by Manuel Márquez Sterling, William Makepeace Thackeray, Leslie Stephen, Louise Stanage (1900)
"... venerable old district has passed away, and we are being absorbed into the splendid new white-stuccoed Doric - porticoed genteel Pocklington quarter. ..."

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