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par·quet

 (pär-kā′)
n.
1. A floor made of parquetry.
2. The art or process of making parquetry.
3.
a. The part of the main floor of a theater between the orchestra pit and the parquet circle.
b. The entire main floor of a theater.
tr.v. par·queted (-kăd′), par·quet·ing (-kā′ĭng), par·quets (-kāz′)
1. To furnish with a floor of parquetry.
2. To make (a floor, for example) of parquetry.

[French, parquetry, from Old French, diminutive of parc, enclosure; see park.]

parquet

(ˈpɑːkeɪ; -kɪ)
n
1. (Forestry) a floor covering of pieces of hardwood fitted in a decorative pattern; parquetry
2. (Art Terms) a floor covering of pieces of hardwood fitted in a decorative pattern; parquetry
3. (Art Terms) Also called: parquet floor a floor so covered
4. (Theatre) US the stalls of a theatre
5. (Stock Exchange) the main part of the Paris Bourse, where officially listed securities are traded. Compare coulisse3
6. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in France) the department of government responsible for the prosecution of crimes
vb (tr)
(Art Terms) to cover (a floor) with parquet
[C19: from Old French: small enclosure, from parc enclosure; see park]

par•quet

(pɑrˈkeɪ)

n.
1. a floor composed of short strips or blocks of wood forming a pattern, sometimes with inlays of other woods or other materials.
2. the front part of the main floor of a theater, opera house, etc., between the musicians' area and the parterre or, esp. in the U.S., the entire main-floor space for spectators.
v.t.
3. to construct (a floor) of parquetry.
[1670–80; < French, diminutive of parc park; see -et]

parquet


Past participle: parqueted
Gerund: parqueting

Imperative
parquet
parquet
Present
I parquet
you parquet
he/she/it parquets
we parquet
you parquet
they parquet
Preterite
I parqueted
you parqueted
he/she/it parqueted
we parqueted
you parqueted
they parqueted
Present Continuous
I am parqueting
you are parqueting
he/she/it is parqueting
we are parqueting
you are parqueting
they are parqueting
Present Perfect
I have parqueted
you have parqueted
he/she/it has parqueted
we have parqueted
you have parqueted
they have parqueted
Past Continuous
I was parqueting
you were parqueting
he/she/it was parqueting
we were parqueting
you were parqueting
they were parqueting
Past Perfect
I had parqueted
you had parqueted
he/she/it had parqueted
we had parqueted
you had parqueted
they had parqueted
Future
I will parquet
you will parquet
he/she/it will parquet
we will parquet
you will parquet
they will parquet
Future Perfect
I will have parqueted
you will have parqueted
he/she/it will have parqueted
we will have parqueted
you will have parqueted
they will have parqueted
Future Continuous
I will be parqueting
you will be parqueting
he/she/it will be parqueting
we will be parqueting
you will be parqueting
they will be parqueting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been parqueting
you have been parqueting
he/she/it has been parqueting
we have been parqueting
you have been parqueting
they have been parqueting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been parqueting
you will have been parqueting
he/she/it will have been parqueting
we will have been parqueting
you will have been parqueting
they will have been parqueting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been parqueting
you had been parqueting
he/she/it had been parqueting
we had been parqueting
you had been parqueting
they had been parqueting
Conditional
I would parquet
you would parquet
he/she/it would parquet
we would parquet
you would parquet
they would parquet
Past Conditional
I would have parqueted
you would have parqueted
he/she/it would have parqueted
we would have parqueted
you would have parqueted
they would have parqueted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.parquet - a floor made of parquetryparquet - a floor made of parquetry    
floor, flooring - the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room, hallway, tent, or other structure); "they needed rugs to cover the bare floors"; "we spread our sleeping bags on the dry floor of the tent"
2.parquet - seating on the main floor between the orchestra and the parquet circle
seating, seating area, seating room, seats - an area that includes places where several people can sit; "there is seating for 40 students in this classroom"
theater, theatre, house - a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented; "the house was full"
Translations
أرضِيَّة خَشَبيَّه
parketovýparkety
parket
parkett
parket
parketas
parkets
parketovýparkety

parquet

[ˈpɑːkeɪ] Nparquet m, parqué m

parquet

[ˈpɑːrkeɪ] nparquet m parquet floor, parquet flooringparquet floor nparquet mparquet flooring nparquet m

parquet

n
Parkett nt; parquet floorParkettboden m
(US Theat) → Parkett nt; parquet circleParkett nt

parquet

[ˈpɑːkeɪ] n (also parquet floor) → parquet m inv

parquet

(ˈpaːkei) , ((American) pa:rˈkei) noun
a type of floor-covering made of pieces of wood arranged in a design. flooring made of parquet; (also adjective) a parquet floor.