Definition of 'parterre'
Example sentences containing 'parterre'
Around the central fountain a parterre was laid out in patterns outlined by box hedges and filled with herbs.THE HARDIE INHERITANCE (2002)
She walked on a few steps, and appraised the cool precision of the orderly parterre with its mixed beds of lavender, rosemary and sage.AN OLDER WOMAN (2002)
They reached a spot where a mulberry tree spread its branches over the parterre; he drew her into their shade.ON A WILD NIGHT (2002)
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Definition of parterre from the Collins English Dictionary