Definition of 'terrace'
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Facilities include a superb pool area and relaxing sun terrace. The Sun (2017)Would the viewing be great on the terraces for a large crowd? The Sun (2017)The next door terrace suffered damage to the roof and one wall. The Sun (2017)The en suite master bedroom has french doors leading to a large covered terrace overlooking the pool. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We moved from our little terraced house to this big detached thing with two garages and a drive. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Officers raced to a path between terraced houses after passer-by made the grim discovery. The Sun (2017)For context, that sum could have bought five terraced houses at the time. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The large roof terrace has a swimming lane and there's a chic bar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Instead of high rises, ministers want to encourage more tenement blocks and three and four-storey terraced houses. The Sun (2016)All 625 rooms have a terrace or balcony and there are five restaurants, four bars and a spa. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There are two large terraces and the villa is elegantly furnished. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The couple also want to improve the terrace area. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is one of the two sun terraces. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The outdoor terrace makes it a rare treat on a sunny day. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We see the effects of alcohol abuse on football terraces and on our streets. The Sun (2010)This is particularly suited to brick dividing walls between terraced houses or flats. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The stray hopped on to the terraced house via the top of a garage at the back. The Sun (2011)Other paintings on the pristine white walls echo the views from the terrace doors and side windows. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Some have large terraces overlooking the courtyard. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is a sun terrace with a hot tub and sauna on the roof. Times, Sunday Times (2016)How many of you have stood on the terraces at football and sung to support your team? The Sun (2011)Much of the terraced street remained sealed off by police throughout the day as forensic science experts worked at the scene. Times, Sunday Times (2009)All have a terrace or balcony. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The neat box hedges reached a monstrous size, and many of the buildings and terraces subsided. Times, Sunday Times (2007)At night, the candlelit lounges and terraces are wonderfully romantic. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There is also a lounge, dining room and superb terrace overlooking the grounds. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In particular the size of the building and the terraces will mean that my garden is overlooked in an oppressive and intrusive manner. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The property has no back garden, although the roof terrace does make up for it. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A roof terrace provides extra outdoor space. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A pair of eagles circled high over terraced hills below. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The dining room opens onto the garden, which has a raised terraced area set up for alfresco dining. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Along the seafront bargain carpet shops and run-down cafés sit in the basement of what were once beautiful Victorian terraces. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The side next to the terrace is straight, cutting across the general oval shape of the pool, the length of the oval lying parallel to the building. The Education of a Gardener (1994)
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Translations for 'terrace'
British English: terrace /ˈtɛrəs/ NOUN
A terrace is a row of similar houses joined together by their side walls.
...a terrace of stylish Victorian houses.
- American English: terrace
- Arabic: صَفُّ الـمَنَازِل
- Brazilian Portuguese: terraço
- Chinese: 成排的房屋
- Croatian: terasa
- Czech: řadové domky
- Danish: terrasse
- Dutch: aaneengesloten huizenrij
- European Spanish: terraza
- Finnish: terassi
- French: terrasse
- German: Terrasse
- Greek: πεζούλι
- Italian: terrazza
- Japanese: テラスハウス
- Korean: 테라스
- Norwegian: terrasse
- Polish: taras
- European Portuguese: terraço
- Romanian: case înșiruite
- Russian: терраса
- Spanish: terraza
- Swedish: terrass
- Thai: ระเบียง
- Turkish: teras
- Ukrainian: ряд будинків уздовж вулиці
- Vietnamese: dãy nhà
Definition of terrace from the Collins English Dictionary
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