Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ARCHES

A loud noise which reverberated under the arches made her tremble.

These arches are supported by one or more shafts, which are sometimes carved.

The doorway of Malmesbury Church has eight arches, recessed one within the other.

Saxon arches separating the nave from the aisles and chancel are plain.

He would have all the arches as light as laughter and as candid as logic.

And the procession marched under one of the arches of the bridge.

These arches may have been built in this manner to economise centering.

Upon these arches is raised what has been called an elliptical dome.

Dome, arches, and pilasters are all evidently Turkish reconstructions.

One delicious game seems to have been suggested by the arches in the garden.