half-timber


half–timber

adjective \ˈhaf-ˈtim-bərd, ˈhäf-\

Definition of HALF-TIMBER

of a building
:  constructed of wood framing with spaces filled with masonry
half–tim·ber·ing \-b(ə-)riŋ\ noun

Variants of HALF-TIMBER

half–timber or half–tim·bered \ˈhaf-ˈtim-bərd, ˈhäf-\

First Known Use of HALF-TIMBER

1788

Rhymes with HALF-TIMBER

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: halftime
Previous Word in the Dictionary: half tide
All Words Near: half-timber

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up half-timber? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).