from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as terrace.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. provide (a house) with a terrace


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Plus modestement, bien sûr, je voudrais faire partager ce que j'observe depuis ma petite terrasse.

    Tante Marie-Francoise

  • Ma terrasse d'à peine 10 mètres carrés s'ouvre sur un paysage qui m'enchante.

    Tante Marie-Francoise

  • Without pretending to be a modern Daudet, however, I simply wish to share what I observe from my little “terrasse,” the modest balcony of my village home.

    en-tête - French Word-A-Day

  • C'est une terrasse de maison de village qui n'a rien d'une terrasse classique donnant sur un jardin.

    Tante Marie-Francoise

  • My little “terrasse,” hardly 10 meters square, opens onto a landscape I find enchanting.

    en-tête - French Word-A-Day

  • When I first visited him I'd hardly set foot in Paris and was whisked off to a dejeuner en terrasse, glass of rose obligatoire!

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  • I remember your "Lettres de ma terrasse", your description of "le tablier" worn by French women two or three generations ago ... and your crafty ways to transform some "tiges de lavande & rubans" into charming "fusettes de lavande".

    lievre - French Word-A-Day

  • J'ai beaucoup aime, et vos observations de votre terrasse me plait enormement.

    rubrique - French Word-A-Day

  • Mille mercis à Marie-Françoise pour nous partage les observations de sa terrasse.

    rubrique - French Word-A-Day

  • La description par Marie-Francoise de la vue de sa terrasse montre qu'elle a l'oeil d'un artiste et l'ame d'un poete.

    rubrique - French Word-A-Day


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