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pil·lar

 (pĭl′ər)
n.
1.
a. A slender, freestanding, vertical support; a column.
b. Such a structure or one similar to it used for decoration.
2. One who occupies a central or responsible position: a pillar of the state.
tr.v. pil·lared, pil·lar·ing, pil·lars
To support or decorate with pillars or a pillar.
Idiom:
from pillar to post
From one place to another; hither and thither.

[Middle English, from Old French pilier, from Medieval Latin pīlāre, from Latin pīla.]

pillared

(ˈpɪləd)
adj
(Architecture) architect containing upright structures of stone, brick, metal, etc, that support a superstructure or are used for ornamentation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pillared - having pillars; "the pillared portico"
columned - having or resembling columns; having columns of a specified kind (often used as a combining form); "a columned portico"; "trees with columned trunks"; "white-columned houses"
Translations

pillared

[ˈpɪlərd] adj [building] → soutenu(e) par des pilierspill bottle nflacon m de pilules
References in classic literature ?
There was a fireplace big enough to camp in; and its projecting sides and hood, of carved and pillared stonework, had the look of a cathedral door.
A rich cathedral gloom pervades the pillared aisles; so the stray flecks of sunlight that strike a trunk here and a bough yonder are strongly accented, and when they strike the moss they fairly seem to burn.
The climbing fire lit up their faces and threw its ruddy glare upon the pillared tree-trunks of their forest temple, and upon the varnished foliage and festooning vines.