"ceiling" Definition

  1. p. pr. & vb. n. of Ceil
  2. v. t. The inside lining of a room overhead; the under side of the floor above; the upper surface opposite to the floor.
  3. v. t. The lining or finishing of any wall or other surface, with plaster, thin boards, etc.; also, the work when done.
  4. v. t. The inner planking of a vessel.

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Position in dictionary: 15711 of 111710 words.
Word Type: p. pr. & vb. n., v. t., v. t., v. t.,
Words that start with "ceiling": 1
Words that end with "ceiling": 1
Words that contain "ceiling": 1
Next words in dictionary: ceint, celadon, celandine, celature, celebrant, celebrate, celebrated, celebrating, celebration, celebrator
Previous words in dictionary: ceiled, ceil, ceduous, cedule, cedry, cedriret, cedrine, cedrene, cedrat, ceding

English Dictionary Definition of ceiling

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