Definition of 'pied-à-terre'
Example sentences containing 'pied-à-terre'
It was a pied-à-terre, not a home: no one had left a handprint on it.MURDER SONG (1991)
All I can say is that I believe it to be quite usual for a gentleman's gentleman to be employed in a pied-à-terre.THE HARDIE INHERITANCE (1991)
Arnold's parliamentary obligations had led to his renting a pied-à-terre in Westminster, largely removing him from his children's lives.OUT OF THE ASHES (1991)
The place was just a pied-à-terre for them; they live in Westport.NEW YORK DEAD (1991)
Definition of pied-à-terre from the Collins English Dictionary
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