Definition of Palazzo

1. Noun. A large, palatial urban building in Italy ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Palazzo

1. an impressive building [n -ZI]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Palazzo

palatum durum
palatum molle
palatum osseum
palau
palaver
palavered
palaverer
palaverers
palavering
palaverous
palavers
palay
palays
palazzi
palazzo (current term)
palazzolike
palazzos
pale
pale-
pale-browed tinamou
pale-browed tinamous
pale ale
pale blue dot
pale chrysanthemum aphid
pale coral root
pale globe
pale hypertension
pale in comparison
pale infarct

Literary usage of Palazzo

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A History of Architecture by Russell Sturgis, Arthur Lincoln Frothingham (1915)
"PAGE 582 palazzo di Venezia, Rome 121 583 Main court of palazzo di Venezia, Rome 122 584 Detail of doorway, Ducal Palace, Urbino 122 585 Cancelleria Palace, ..."

2. A History of Architectural Development by Frederick Moore Simpson (1911)
"The windows of the palazzo ... The other early building in Florence with framed windows is palazzo Pandol- ..."

3. Cyclopedia of Painters and Paintings edited by John Denison Champlin, Charles Callahan Perkins (1887)
"Aurora, Guido Rent, palazzo Rospigliosi, Rome. The fresco resembles that of the same subject by Guido at the palazzo Rospigliosi, but is inferior to it in ..."

4. The Story of Assisi by Lina Duff Gordon (1900)
"palazzo PUBBLICO OR palazzo COMMUNALE In the beginning of the thirteenth century the civil affairs of Assisi had assumed such large proportions that it was ..."

5. A History of Architecture in Italy from the Time of Constantine to the Dawn by Charles Amos Cummings (1901)
"The palazzo ... In the palazzo ... one of the most imposing buildings in Siena, we find palazzo ..."

6. The Story of Siena and San Gimignano by Edmund Garratt Gardner (1905)
"On the left is the palazzo Saracini, a Gothic palace of the thirteenth ... In the olden days it was the palazzo Marescotti, and the tower that we see, ..."

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