Examples of colonnade in a Sentence
A colonnade surrounds the courtyard.
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High property prices suggest popular enthusiasm for Poundbury (a three-bedroom flat in the Royal Pavilion, which imaginatively throws together stone colonnades, ornate ironwork and a triumphal arch, is on the market for £1.45m, or $2m).
The pristine swimming pool is lined by a colonnade of palm trees.
At the same time, workers installed a path of lights along the colonnade that runs between the residence and the Oval Office, so that guests can see the Rose Garden better at night.
On its grounds are two magnificent pools—the marble Neptune Pool, with a Greek temple, colonnade, and statuary, as well as the indoor Roman Pool, which is based on ancient baths and has mosaics inspired by a 5th-century mausoleum.
Leave a Note The hotel has great, 19th-century bones (just look at that colonnade!) and sits across the street from one of the nicest beaches in the state.
Highlights include colorful ceramic tiles produced by California China Products at a plant in National City, 16 bronze and glass chandeliers, arches, wood beams and a 650-long colonnade.
The huge edifice, lined with colonnades, towers behind gates and guards on a busy boulevard in the centre of the city.
Clumps of students sampled traditional tailgate fare under the narrow shelter of the colonnade walkways in a waterlogged atmosphere that seemed somehow subdued.
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Origin and Etymology of colonnade
First Known Use: 1718See Words from the same year
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Definition of colonnade for English Language Learners
: a row of columns usually holding up a roof
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