Definitions of ceiling

  1. The inside lining of a room overhead; the under side of the floor above; the upper surface opposite to the floor. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. The lining or finishing of any wall or other surface, with plaster, thin boards, etc.; also, the work when done. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. The inner planking of a vessel. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. the overhead upper surface of a room; "he hated painting the ceiling" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. The inner roof of an apartment, usually made of laths and plaster. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. The inner roof of a room. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. A covering of boards or plaster to a room. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. The over head covering of a room. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. The inner roof of an apartment. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. The roof of a room. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. of Ceil Webster Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for ceiling

  1. He pointed to the ceiling – The Scarlet Feather by Houghton Townley
  2. She got upon the table, and touched the spot in the ceiling with her fingers. – Tess of the d'Urbervilles A Pure Woman by Thomas Hardy