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noun as in filigree

noun as in lattice

noun as in net

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Example Sentences

The windows are ornamented by tracery, and the façade is enriched by a free use of carving.

"Nothing," answered the Andalusian, his dreamy eye wandering over the marble tracery on the wall above.

It was good to rest quietly and look upward into the dark tracery far overhead.

Through the tracery of the lattice came the warm breeze, bearing the narcotic scent of those tropic gardens.

In the starlight he could only see the tracery of the forest of palms, and here and there, ghost-like, a white dress flitting.


On this page you'll find 150 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tracery, such as: architecture, arrangement, composition, construction, drawing, and form.

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