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synonyms for lunette

  • aperture
  • casement
  • dormer
  • fanlight
  • fenestella
  • fenestra
  • jalousie
  • lancet
  • oriel
  • porthole
  • skylight
  • bay window
  • lucarne
  • lunette window
  • picture window
  • rose window
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How to use lunette in a sentence

Garland's brigade, advancing between the citadel and the first lunette, reached the city with heavy loss.
A HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, YEAR BY YEAREDWIN EMERSON
An attempt Assault of Monterey on the second lunette failed with heavy loss to the Americans.
A HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, YEAR BY YEAREDWIN EMERSON
The situation of the chapel prompted us to look over the ground for traces of a lunette bastion on the counterscarp.
RIVIERA TOWNSHERBERT ADAMS GIBBONS
The fresco in the lunette is by Michele di Ridolfo Ghirlandaio.
THE STORY OF FLORENCEEDMUND G. GARDNER
These soon silenced its guns, and the lunette was abandoned by the garrison.
THE FRANCO-GERMAN WAR OF 1870-71COUNT HELMUTH, VON MOLTKE
The lunette (Fig. 46) has nearly the same defects as the redan.
ELEMENTS OF MILITARY ART AND SCIENCEHENRY WAGER HALLECK
They were not what are called "hunting watches," but had strong and very clear lunette glasses fixed in rims of substantial gold.
GEORGE BOWRING - A TALE OF CADER IDRISR. D. BLACKMORE
Enamelled terra cotta lunette, decorating tympanum of door of sacristy in the cathedral at Florence.
TUSCAN SCULPTURE OF THE FIFTEENTH CENTURYESTELLE M. HURLL
The keep is the essential part of the work, the rampart of the lunette serving to protect it from frontal artillery fire.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 6VARIOUS
A lunette is a work with two faces, usually forming an obtuse angle, and two flanks.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 6VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LUNETTE

  • aperture
  • bay window
  • casement
  • dormer
  • fanlight
  • fenestella
  • fenestra
  • jalousie
  • lancet
  • lucarne
  • lunette
  • lunette window
  • oriel
  • picture window
  • porthole
  • rose window
  • skylight
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.