Examples of pylon in a Sentence
The bridge is supported by concrete pylons.
a row of electricity pylons
Recent Examples of pylon from the Web
Maad intercepted South quarterback Paoa Bentz on the 38 yard line and raced up the right sideline and fought across the corner pylon for the game's final score.
On his 17-yard touchdown run, McCaffrey followed nice lead blocks by H-back Ed Dickson and right guard, then outran a couple Titans to the pylon.
Then the pylon will be mounted and additional flight tests will occur.
In a goal line sequence, quarterback Troy Aikman fakes inside to Brown and then tosses wide to Payton, who walks in at the pylon.
Officials say telephone lines, cellphone towers and electricity pylons were felled by the fire.
Hundreds suddenly appeared toward the end of practice, hovering just above the orange pylon near the end zone closest to the Dolphins’ practice facility.
The Fluor team’s blueprint envisions a bridge suspended from twin pylons that resemble stylized dancers.
Then Tannehill threw a pylon pass to Parker, much like the one that delivered the Dolphins’ 14-10 victory over the Los Angeles Rams last season.
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Origin and Etymology of pylon
First Known Use: 1817See Words from the same year
PYLON Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pylon for English Language Learners
: a tall tower or similar structure
: a tall, metal structure that is part of a series of structures supporting a long stretch of electrical wire
American football : one of the upright markers that are positioned at the corners of the end zone
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