terrace-garden love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A garden arranged in various levels, or terraces, as are many in Italy.

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Examples

  • Her villa was set high above the curving shore, facing a sheltered terrace-garden resplendent in its

    The Inside of the Cup — Complete

  • Her villa was set high above the curving shore, facing a sheltered terrace-garden resplendent in its August glory; to seaward, islands danced in the haze; and behind the house, in the sunlight, were massed spruces of a brilliant arsenic green with purple cones.

    Project Gutenberg Complete Works of Winston Churchill

  • Her villa was set high above the curving shore, facing a sheltered terrace-garden resplendent in its August glory; to seaward, islands danced in the haze; and behind the house, in the sunlight, were massed spruces of a brilliant arsenic green with purple cones.

    The Inside of the Cup — Volume 02

  • Along this were posterns in the wall, giving access to or exit from the terrace-garden, the formal-garden, the wild-garden and the water-garden.

    Andivius Hedulio Adventures of a Roman Nobleman in the Days of the Empire

  • The terrace-garden, dark with the shade of overhanging trees, had an air of melancholy that was quite oppressive.

    Barnaby Rudge

  • Du Chayla's house still stands, with a new roof, beside one of the bridges of the town; and if you are curious you may see the terrace-garden into which he dropped.

    Travels With A Donkey In The Cevennes

  • Du Chayla's house still stands, with a new roof, beside one of the bridges of the town; and if you are curious you may see the terrace-garden into which he dropped.

    Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes

  • Du Chayla's house still stands, with a new roof, beside one of the bridges of the town; and if you are curious you may see the terrace-garden into which he dropped.

    The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 1 (of 25)

  • Passing over Ickleworth Bridge and rounding up the heavily-shadowed river of our narrow valley, I perceived a commotion as of bathers in a certain bright space immediately underneath the vicar's terrace-garden steps.

    Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith

  • Passing over Ickleworth Bridge and rounding up the heavily-shadowed river of our narrow valley, I perceived a commotion as of bathers in a certain bright space immediately underneath the vicar's terrace-garden steps.

    The Gentleman of Fifty

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