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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
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
I have parqueted
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
I will be parqueting
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
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Past Conditional
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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.
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