from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The state of being a garden; the status, respect, or appearance befitting a proper garden.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being a garden; the status, aspect, or appearance proper to a garden.
There was what they called a ridotto el fresco at Vauxhall, (1066) for which one paid half-a-guinea, though, except some thousand more lamps and a covered passage all round the garden, which took off from the gardenhood, there was nothing better than on a common night.