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Meaning of PARGET

Pronunciation:  'pârjit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  plaster used to coat outer walls and line chimneys
  2. [v]  apply ornamental plaster to
 

PARGET is a 6 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: pargeting, pargetting
 
 See Also: daub, plaster, plaster

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Par"get\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pargeted}; p. pr. & vb.
    n. {Pargeting}.] [OE. pargeten, also spargeten, sparchen; of
    uncertain origin.]
    1. To coat with parget; to plaster, as walls, or the interior
       of flues; as, to parget the outside of their houses. --Sir
       T. Herbert.
    
             The pargeted ceiling with pendants.   --R. L.
                                                   Stevenson.
    
    2. To paint; to cover over. [Obs.]
    
    
  2. \Par"get\, v. i.
    1. To lay on plaster.
    
    2. To paint, as the face. [Obs.] --B. Jonson.
    
    
  3. \Par"get\, n.
    1. Gypsum or plaster stone.
    
    2. Plaster, as for lining the interior of flues, or for
       stuccowork. --Knight.
    
    3. Paint, especially for the face. [Obs.] --Drayton.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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