sky·​light·​ed ˈskī-ˌlī-təd How to pronounce skylighted (audio)
variants or less commonly skylit
: having a skylight

Examples of skylighted in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Phyllida Barlow wrote a prose poem in conjunction with her remarkable show of new sculpture, which was not only made for Hauser & Wirth gallery but also made in it: The colossal works were constructed from the ground up inside the long, tall, skylighted South Gallery. Christopher Knightart Critic, Los Angeles Times, 26 Mar. 2022 One big, spectacular skylighted room — formerly the museum’s lovely, underutilized, now unrecognizable Sherwood Auditorium — is of special note. Los Angeles Times, 7 Apr. 2022 Blossom’s community space will be upstairs in the 72-year-old building, with a skylighted Wi-Fi lounge and event room that can be booked for meetings, art exhibitions and parties. Jean Trinh, Los Angeles Times, 25 July 2021 This one’s a bit cozier at 3,600 square feet but fills its space with sunny, glass-filled, skylighted living spaces that take in sweeping views of the canyons below. Jack Flemming, Los Angeles Times, 5 Jan. 2021 The atrium, with its skylighted roof, was turned into a makeshift debate hall with a stage, red carpeting and elevated platforms for cameras. Katelyn Umholtz,, 29 Sep. 2020 Yes, there will be a hot tub under the stars and a skylighted room. Daisy Finer, Condé Nast Traveler, 26 Aug. 2019 Beams top the master suite, and tile covers its skylighted bathroom complete with a steam shower and copper tub. Jack Flemming, Los Angeles Times, 26 July 2019 The first shoot for this story takes place on a crisp winter day in a secret skylighted studio in East London. Mikael Jansson, Vogue, 14 Mar. 2019 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1783, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of skylighted was in 1783

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“Skylighted.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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