ceilinged ceilinged

Definition(s):

  • (adj) provided with a ceiling especially the overhead interior surface

Usage(s):

  1. Gong, who moved to Hong Kong this year from New York's Chinatown, where he grew up, is out to change all that at his low-ceilinged dive bar.
  2. In the high-ceilinged library of an English manor house one rainy day this fall, a bony, white-haired priest in an oversized clerical collar pecked away at a portable typewriter.
  3. Zardari could scarcely conceal his delight from the moment he stepped into the high-ceilinged hall where Musharraf had held court over the past seven years.

News

  1. PriceChopper: 100 Eleventh Avenue Penthouse in the Midst of Epic Free Fall

    While the 4,675-square-foot Penthouse A in Jean Nouvel's 100 Eleventh Avenue sold for $19.4 million last year, its neighbor, the slightly larger (at 4,818 square feet) but lower-ceilinged Penthouse B has not...
    on July 17, 2013     Source: Curbed New York

  2. YEScarolina's entrepreneurship programs teach students to be their own bosses

    The YEScarolina Business Plan Competition, held in a low-ceilinged auditorium at the College of Charleston, is a cross between a high school speech club meeting and an episode of Shark Tank .
    on July 17, 2013     Source: Charleston City Paper

  3. Browse News

    After 14 years as a culinary fixture in Eureka, Avalon is closing. Sunday night, Bastille Day, will be its last night serving dinner to the public in the high-ceilinged dining room. While Avalon and it's French-infused menu enjoyed a loyal following, the restaurant has struggled in recent years.
    on July 14, 2013     Source: The North Coast Journal

Quotes

  1. "As I looked around the spare low-ceilinged room, I was brought back to basics," Duguid writes in the couple's sixth and most recent book, Beyond the Great Wall: Recipes and Travels in the Other China, published last year. "All that was...
    on Jul 19, 2009 By: Naomi Duguid Source: Toronto Star

  2. "He was truly a world citizen," said Kartapurkh Khalsa of Mortenson, who is large in stature. "He just felt comfortable anywhere. He was able to walk into any place, including some very low-ceilinged rooms, and be open to the people there."
    on Nov 21, 2008 By: Greg Mortenson Source: Kansas City Star

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