al fresco


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al·fres·co

or al fres·co  (ăl-frĕs′kō)
adv.
In the fresh air; outdoors: dining alfresco.
adj.
Taking place outdoors; outdoor: an alfresco conference.

[Italian al fresco, in the fresh (air) : al, in the (a, to, in from Latin ad; see ad- + il, the, from Latin ille; see al- in Indo-European roots) + fresco, fresh.]

al fresco

- Implies the presence of some nearby structure (one does not hike al fresco).
See also related terms for presence.

al fresco

An Italian phrase meaning in the cool, used to mean done in the open air.
References in classic literature ?
It is only in accordance with general principles of human nature that the "bloofer lady" should be the popular role at these al fresco performances.
Charlie Cain added, "Our success with Cafe al Fresco Gourmet Syrups proves it is possible to provide superior flavors and multiple formulas that exceed customer expectations and deliver on consumer needs.
FRED Sheard issued me with a warning when I mentioned dining al fresco.
A host of celebrity chefs and top exhibitors will be encouraging everyone to enjoy the very best and freshest locally produced food, with an emphasis on al fresco dining.
Steel structure with a chrome finish, suitable for indoor or al fresco use.
A huge storm scuppered plans for the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall to dine al fresco in India last night.
We only ask because the 31-year-old Brit beauty always seems to enjoy doing her workouts al fresco on Los Angeles's streets.
While everything is lovely, there weren't enough tables outside to accommodate all those who wanted to dine al fresco.
Choose between a white dining table and chairs that will lend an air of French country style to your al fresco space, or the smarter dark wood patio set that can seat up to eight from their "Finest" range.
So get to the shops now and plan that al fresco party.
FLAG-wavers are being invited to an al fresco session of patriotic music in a Hinckley park next month.
Closer to the Rickeys, choices are limited, though Al Fresco, a few blocks from the hotel, became a favorite spot for lunch and dinner.