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noun as in ceramic

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In parallel, they are building new kilns to produce traditional tiles and bricks.

It does however fit on a Super Scrabble board, which is twice the size and played with twice the number of tiles.

On the inside is the usual mix of off-white, flecked linoleum tiles and segmented ceiling panels, dull and dimly lit.

The ceiling was in bad shape, tiles coming off of it, and Khader talked of a restoration project under way.

There is also soot staining the tiles, suggesting the bodies were burned or there had been a small blast.

She heard through the half-open door Mr. Orgreave's slippers on the tiles of the passage leading to the stairs.

In a sweeping passion she seized a glass vase from the table and flung it upon the tiles of the hearth.

The tiles were generally smaller, two or three being required for an adult grave.

These graves were once all hermetically sealed by slabs of marble, or tiles of terra cotta.

Most of these slabs and tiles have disappeared, and many of the graves have long been rifled of their contents.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tiles, such as: brick, earthenware, porcelain, stoneware, tile, and clay.

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