give onto


Related to give onto: feel up to, give up on, get up to, have over, make into, get round to

give onto

vb
(intr; preposition) to afford a view or prospect of: their new house gives onto the sea.
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You would never know you had any neighbours or give onto a main road because it's so noiseless.
Eternal rest give onto them, O Lord, may they rest in peace) - Still brokenhearted Mum and Dad, sister Vera and brother-in-law Billy.
Meat-and-potatoes remarks on art and life give onto full-screen shots of the churning ocean and a gorgeously goofy riff on wine labels and symbolic exchange value.
The two flanking arches lead to doorways that give onto a lateral passageway lit by floor spotlights, and from here visitors turn a corner at either end into a perfectly whited-out space (Fig.
West and south walls here are almost entirely glazed and give onto broad terraces over a newly planted wild garden of grasses, bulbs and iris siberica.
Kraton discourse, it is unambiguously established, in Javanese as distinct from Dutch, far from being barren or self-referential, is bound when, properly scrutinized, to give onto entirely new and unexpectedly fertile terrain.
High-ceilinged rooms give onto shady verandahs and covered terraces and are further ventilated by slots, cut between ceiling joists and closed by sliding shutters.
The Queen's seat is mounted on a kind of pillowy upholstered dais punctured by orifices that somehow give onto the Gellert baths.
Beneath it, in the subterranean part of the building, light airy galleries enclosed by glass walls give onto the sunken courtyard.
Two levels of offices, connected at the upper level by a bridge, line the perimeter of the building and give onto inner corridors.
Bedrooms ranged along the front, west, and rear east sides of the building, give onto a continuous corridor lining the inner glazed walls and made lyrical by the dappled light reflected off water.