Results for arch

Definitions of arch:

part of speech: verb transitive

To cover with an arch: to bend into the form of an arch.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To form a bent or curved top or covering; curve.

part of speech: noun

A structure of brick or masonry, the wedge- shaped part3 of which follow a curved line; usually forming the top of a door, window, or gateway; part of a curved line.

part of speech: noun

The circular part of any building; the hollow or concave part of a bridge or gateway.

part of speech: verb

To cover with an arch; to form an arch.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb transitive

To cover with a curved structure; to bend or curve.

part of speech: adverb


part of speech: adjective

Chief; of the first rank: used as a prefix; as, archbishop; cunning; mischievous; coy.

part of speech: adjective

Cunning: sly: waggish: mirthful: shrewd.

part of speech: adjective

Chief of the first class.

part of speech: noun

A construction of stones or other materials, arranged in the line of a curve, so as by mutual pressure to support each other.

part of speech: adjective

Used as a prefix: the first or chief.

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