from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An arbor or a passageway of columns supporting a roof of trelliswork on which climbing plants are trained to grow.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A framework in the form of a passageway of columns that supports a trelliswork roof; used to support and train climbing plants
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Lit., an arbor or bower
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of arbor; a sort of balcony.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a framework that supports climbing plants
Well, often what you'll see in a pergola is a lot more lattice going in closer together and going perpendicular to that, creating the surface for the growing vine and to block sun, of course.
A trellised arbour (which some years later would have been called a pergola) led from the porch up the hill to an old-fashioned summer-house on the crest.
The pergola is the one that flanked the "Turkish Villa", aka the
For Lynn and Joe Rouse, the pergola is a versatile area that's relatively inexpensive to maintain.
A pergola is a series of archways that are tied together, usually with wooden beams or posts.
Arrived at home, Laura (as soon as she had looked up the definition of "pergola" in the dictionary) lost no time in telephoning to Mrs. Cressler.
Three years 'construction, £55m and 15 rewrites of the heritage master plan have captured the details and textures of original village buildings, albeit with modern tweaks such as pergola-shaded gardens.
He was glad that he and Jesse had at least finished the pergola.
“This looks new,” Holly said, pointing at the pergola.
I used sketchup to plan our patio/pergola, which they're starting on tomorrow, coincidentally.