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Definition of "arcading" []

  • An arrangement of arcades. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "arcading" in a sentence
  • "The arcading is a nineteenth-century imitation of Norman work; the pavement is glaringly modern."
  • ""the roof is red-tiled," says a recent observer, "the long blank wall faced with rough-cast of a warm yellowish tinge, and supported on a range of broad and low timber arcading, which is, in its turn, supported by a dwarf wall some three feet in height.""
  • "The row of blind arcading see p18 around the outside is distinctly pre-Norman, but the most remarkable features are the "Bradford Angels" – two finely carved relief sculptures of flying angels, carrying cloths to wipe a long-disappeared Christ on the cross."