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Meaning of PILASTER

Pronunciation:  pi'lastur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a rectangular column that usually projects about a third of its width from the wall to which it is attached
 

PILASTER is a 8 letter word that starts with P.

 

 See Also: column, pillar

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: antenna tower, arcade, atlas, baluster, balustrade, banister, barbican, base, belfry, bell tower, campanile, caryatid, colonnade, colonnette, colossus, column, cupola, dado, derrick, die, dome, fire tower, footstalk, jack, lantern, lighthouse, martello, martello tower, mast, minaret, monument, newel-post, obelisk, observation tower, pagoda, pedestal, pedicel, peduncle, peristyle, pier, pile, piling, pillar, pinnacle, plinth, pole, portico, post, pylon, pyramid, queen-post, shaft, skyscraper, socle, spire, staff, stalk, stanchion, stand, standard, standpipe, steeple, stem, stupa, subbase, surbase, telamon, television mast, tope, tour, tower, trunk, turret, upright, water tower, windmill tower
 

 

 

 

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