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synonyms for tiles

  • brick
  • earthenware
  • porcelain
  • stoneware
  • tile
  • clay
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How to use tiles in a sentence

She heard through the half-open door Mr. Orgreave's slippers on the tiles of the passage leading to the stairs.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
In a sweeping passion she seized a glass vase from the table and flung it upon the tiles of the hearth.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
The tiles were generally smaller, two or three being required for an adult grave.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
These graves were once all hermetically sealed by slabs of marble, or tiles of terra cotta.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
Most of these slabs and tiles have disappeared, and many of the graves have long been rifled of their contents.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
The entrance and the interior of the domes are inlaid with glazed tiles and painted, the colours are remarkably brilliant.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
The work of laying bricks or tiles as paving falls to the lot of the bricklayer.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
A variety of paving tile called "oven tiles" is of similar material to the ordinary red brick, and in size is 10 or 12 in.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
The tiles (tgulae) were laid side by side and the flanges covered by other tiles, called imbrics (Fig. 63) inverted over them.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
The ruins of the French houses have their floors covered with tiles, as I think I told you before, and they are cold to the feet.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TILES

  • brick
  • clay
  • earthenware
  • porcelain
  • stoneware
  • tile
  • tiles
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.