Definition of Castellated

1. Adjective. Having or resembling repeated square indentations like those in a battlement. "A crenelated molding"

Exact synonyms: Battlemented, Castled, Embattled
Similar to: Fancy



Definition of Castellated

1. a. Inclosed within a building; as, a fountain or cistern castellated.

Definition of Castellated

1. Adjective. Having turrets or battlements; like a castle. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Castellated

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Castellated

casted
casted off
casteism
casteisms
casteless
castelike
castell
castella
castellan
castellani
castellanies
castellans
castellanus
castellany
castellate
castellated (current term)
castellation
castellations
casteller
castellology
castells
castellum
casten
caster
caster sugar
casters
castes
castest
casteth
castewise

Literary usage of Castellated

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1. A Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Landscape Gardening, Adapted to by Andrew Jackson Downing (1852)
"castellated Gothic is easily known, at first sight, by the line of ... Modern buildings in the castellated style, without sacrificing almost every- , thing ..."

2. Marvels of the New West: A Vivid Portrayal of the Stupendous Marvels in the by William Makepeace Thayer (1887)
"castellated Rocks rise several hundred feet along the banks of ie river, and extend for miles. They present one of the grandest spectacles which the tourist ..."

3. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1900)
"In he erected Fonthill Abbey for Mr. Beckford, and in a castellated design the Royal Military College at Woolwich in the following year. ..."

4. Elements of Art Criticism: Comprising a Treatise on the Principles of Man's by George Whitefield Samson (1876)
"They lead to the consideration; first, of castellated structures reared originally for defence; ... castellated STYLES; AS A MODEL FOR ..."

5. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste by Luther Tucker (1854)
"Imaginary composition, showing, In the background, tlie castellated Gothic »tj-le of architecture; next, the ecclesiastic Gothic ; then, the mixed Gothic ..."

6. In the Lena Delta: A Narrative of the Search for Lieut.-Commander De Long by George Wallace Melville (1885)
"A Picturesque Scene. — Arrival at Yakutsk. — On board the Pioneer. — Mosquitoes.— castellated Cliffs. — Passing the Harber Party.—Copert Barges. ..."

7. Painting, Sculpture and Architecture as Representative Arts; an Essay in by George Lansing Raymond (1895)
"... Plain and castellated—Balustrades as Representing Flat Roofs—Visible Roofs in City Streets—Paris Streets and the Court of Honor at the Columbian ..."

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