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Meaning of PENTHOUSE

Pronunciation:  'pent`haws

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an apartment located on the top floors of a building
 

PENTHOUSE is a 9 letter word that starts with P.

 

 See Also: apartment, flat

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Pent"house`\, n. [A corruption of pentice.]
    A shed or roof sloping from the main wall or building, as
    over a door or window; a lean-to. Also figuratively. ``The
    penthouse of his eyes.'' --Sir W. Scott.
    
    
    
    
  2. \Pent"house`\, a.
    Leaning; overhanging. ``Penthouse lid.'' --Shak. ``My
    penthouse eyebrows.'' --Dryden.
    
    
 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming that you are in a penthouse, represents the creative and spiritual aspect of yourself. You are looking a life from a new perspective abd accessing your highest potential.
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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