- pillar ► NOUN 1) a tall vertical structure used as a support for a building or as an ornament. 2) a person or thing providing reliable support.● from pillar to post — Cf. ↑from pillar to postDERIVATIVES pillared adjective.ORIGIN Latin pila 'pillar' .
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Pillared — Pil lared, a. Supported or ornamented by pillars; resembling a pillar, or pillars. The pillared arches. Sir W. Scott. Pillared flame. Thomson. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
pillared — adjective Having pillars. We entered a majestic pillared hall … Wiktionary
pillared — [[t]pɪ̱lə(r)d[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n A pillared building is a building that is supported by pillars … English dictionary
pillared — adjective having pillars the pillared portico • Similar to: ↑columned … Useful english dictionary
pillared — pil|lared [ pılərd ] adjective supported by pillars … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
pillared — pilÂ·lared || pÉªlÉ™(r)d adj. having pillars; supported by pillars pilÂ·lar || pÉªlÉ™(r) n. column, narrow vertical structure used as a support or for decorative purposes; tombstone, grave marker v. support, hold up, buttress … English contemporary dictionary
pillared — pil·lared … English syllables
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