pergola


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per·go·la

 (pûr′gə-lə)
n.
An arbor or a passageway of columns supporting a roof of trelliswork on which climbing plants are trained to grow.

[Italian, from Latin pergula.]

pergola

(ˈpɜːɡələ)
n
(Horticulture) a horizontal trellis or framework, supported on posts, that carries climbing plants and may form a covered walk
[C17: via Italian from Latin pergula projection from a roof, from pergere to go forward]

per•go•la

(ˈpɜr gə lə)

n., pl. -las.
1. an arbor formed of horizontal trelliswork supported on columns or posts, over which vines or other plants are trained.
2. a colonnade having the form of such an arbor.
[1645–55; < Italian < Latin pergula attachment to a building, arbor]

pergola

- Can be described as an arbor formed of growing plants trained over a trellis.
See also related terms for trained.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pergola - a framework that supports climbing plantspergola - a framework that supports climbing plants; "the arbor provided a shady resting place in the park"
framework - a structure supporting or containing something
grape arbor, grape arbour - an arbor where grapes are grown
Translations

pergola

[ˈpɜːgələ] Npérgola f

pergola

nPergola f, → Laube f

pergola

[ˈpɜːgələ] npergola
References in classic literature ?
She was walking up and down a gravel path in the garden of Stogdon House, her sight of the heavens being partially intercepted by the light leafless hoops of a pergola.
Looking now and then at the sky, she went through the list of her cousins' names: Eleanor, Humphrey, Marmaduke, Silvia, Henry, Cassandra, Gilbert, and Mostyn--Henry, the cousin who taught the young ladies of Bungay to play upon the violin, was the only one in whom she could confide, and as she walked up and down beneath the hoops of the pergola, she did begin a little speech to him, which ran something like this:
The thick vegetation met overhead, interlacing into a natural pergola, and through this tunnel of verdure in a golden twilight flowed the green, pellucid river, beautiful in itself, but marvelous from the strange tints thrown by the vivid light from above filtered and tempered in its fall.
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There will also be a feature pergola as part of the makeover.
The multi-Michelin star chef will operate his first outlet in the Middle East at the hotel's La Pergola restaurant.
The joy of sitting in your own terrace garden and sipping the tea with your loved ones sitting under the pergola at your terrace viewing a beautiful fountain, grass and choicest of plants around is really something to long for.
DIY pergola kits are available for around [euro]280.
A pergola is an easy garden structure to erect yourself.
Their luxury facilities provide a convenient location for their guests to tour all of the legendary beauty of the Tuscany region, and lately for even more guests as they have recently added almost 15% capacity with the addition of their new Suite La Pergola.
The fire at the pub, which is situated in Agapinoros street and is owned by two men aged 34 and 36, damaged a pergola before being put under control.
A light-roofed structure, such as a pergola, can also provide relief from the sun, as you can train climbers over the crossbeams, providing more hours of shade.