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1. gallery

noun. ['ˈgælɝi'] a room or series of rooms where works of art are exhibited.

Synonyms

  • picture gallery
  • art gallery
  • room

Etymology

  • galerie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Gallery

  • vallery
  • valery
  • valerie
  • salary
  • mallory
  • mallery
  • calorie
  • callery

Sentences with gallery


1. Noun, singular or mass
The only exception is when there is a gallery opening at the back wall.

Quotes about gallery


1. There is something uniquely depressing about the fact that the National Portrait Gallery's version of the Barack Obama 'Hope' poster previously belonged to a pair of lobbyists. Depressing because Mr. Obama's Washington was not supposed to be the lobbyists' Washington, the place we learned to despise during the last administration.
- Thomas Frank

2. A work of art when placed in a gallery loses its charge, and becomes a portable object or surface disengaged from the outside world.
- Robert Smithson

3. Courtesy is a silver lining around the dark clouds of civilization; it is the best part of refinement and in many ways, an art of heroic beauty in the vast gallery of man's cruelty and baseness.
- Bryant H. McGill

2. gallery

noun. ['ˈgælɝi'] spectators at a golf or tennis match.

Etymology

  • galerie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. gallery

noun. ['ˈgælɝi'] narrow recessed balcony area along an upper floor on the interior of a building; usually marked by a colonnade.

Synonyms

  • amphitheater
  • amphitheatre
  • organ loft
  • balcony

Etymology

  • galerie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. gallery

noun. ['ˈgælɝi'] a long usually narrow room used for some specific purpose.

Etymology

  • galerie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. gallery

noun. ['ˈgælɝi'] a horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine.

Synonyms

  • heading
  • passageway

Antonyms

  • stay

Etymology

  • galerie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. gallery

noun. ['ˈgælɝi'] a covered corridor (especially one extending along the wall of a building and supported with arches or columns).

Etymology

  • galerie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. gallery

noun. ['ˈgælɝi'] a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed).

Synonyms

  • lanai
  • veranda
  • verandah

Etymology

  • galerie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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