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See definition of terracotta on Dictionary.com
  • as inbrown
  • as interra-cotta
  • as inceramics

synonyms for terracotta

  • amber
  • bay
  • beige
  • bister
  • brick
  • bronze
  • buff
  • chestnut
  • chocolate
  • cinnamon
  • cocoa
  • coffee
  • copper
  • drab
  • dust
  • ecru
  • fawn
  • ginger
  • hazel
  • henna
  • khaki
  • mahogany
  • nut
  • ochre
  • puce
  • russet
  • rust
  • sepia
  • sorrel
  • tan
  • toast
  • umber
  • auburn
  • burnt sienna
  • snuff-colored
  • tawny
  • terra-cotta
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How to use terracotta in a sentence

The terracotta panels along the entrance front, over the principal floor windows, were designed by Mr. Boehm himself.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT NO. 299VARIOUS
Originally it had been a villa residence—a red-brick villa, covered with creepers and crowned with terracotta dragons.
THE LONGEST JOURNEYE. M. FORSTER
I must not omit to mention that the small red shafts in the arcade below the belfry seem to be made of terracotta.
SOME ACCOUNT OF GOTHIC ARCHITECTURE IN SPAINGEORGE EDMUND STREET
There are long and short ones, high and low ones, all pierced with little windows that are closed with a terracotta shutter.
THE LIFE OF THE FLYJ. HENRI FABRE
The most remarkable feature of these oldest ruins is the superiority of the terracotta articles.
A MANUAL OF THE ANTIQUITY OF MANJ. P. MACLEAN
Specimens of enamelled terracotta, dating from the thirteenth century, are first to be seen.
OLD AND NEW PARIS, V. 2HENRY SUTHERLAND EDWARDS
At the bottom of the terrace there was a terracotta pool, where water flowers were drifting on their flat green pads.
THE 1926 TATLERVARIOUS
On one side of the fountain a semicircular bench of tuff and terracotta.
MOGENS AND OTHER STORIESJENS PETER JACOBSEN
It seems surprising that such a terracotta sheathing should be applied on a structure of stone.
THE AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGY, 1893-1VARIOUS
Another important argument is furnished by the certain use of terracotta plates as acroteria.
THE AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGY, 1893-1VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO TERRACOTTA

  • china
  • pots
  • slipware
  • terracotta
  • wares
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