Facade in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Facade

(architecture) The face of a building, especially the front view or elevation. | (by extension) The face or front (most visible side) of any other thing, such as an organ. | (figuratively) A deceptive or insincere outward appearance; a front.

Short Example Sentence for Facade

  • 1. The facade is of marble with considerable inlaid work. 🔊
  • 2. The facade is in the Baroque style. 🔊
  • 3. Principal façade of the Temple of Luxor 208. 🔊
  • 4. The facade of the National Gallery was his continual butt. 🔊
  • 5. The façade of the Great Temple is much larger. 🔊
  • 6. This had been the facade she saw from the heath the day before. 🔊
  • 7. Rosina glanced up at the prison-like façade which they were passing. 🔊
  • 8. Contract for façade of S. Lorenzo, Jan. 19 (p. 328). 🔊
  • 9. Behind that disarmingly youthful façade was another person altogether. 🔊
  • 10. The façade of the church was covered with hundreds of oil-cups in rows. 🔊
  • 11. Above her the stone facade of her house loomed huge and pinkish in the mist. 🔊
  • 12. The roof and part of the facade gleam a greenish silver in the moonlight. 🔊
  • 13. The grim brick facade is festooned with wreaths of freshly-plucked roses. 🔊
  • 14. Before the façade thus built against the mountain, two obelisks were reared. 🔊
  • 15. The facade of the granite agent is not, of course, the reality. 🔊
  • 16. In one unbroken, shining surface it rose, a facade of polished metal. 🔊
  • 17. The frowning facade turned toward us was, I estimated, five miles in length. 🔊

How to use Facade in a Sentence?

  • 1. Motion appeared in the curved facade of sleek brown heads and bodies in front and to the sides. 🔊
  • 2. Two blocks away stands the facade of the fine old stone church that has been a ruin now for years. 🔊
  • 3. The facade on the gardens, which is absolutely the same as the others, looks westward. 🔊
  • 4. A long low facade with the central door in a square porch; the whole grave but serene. 🔊
  • 5. The San Miniato has an arcade, of course not pointed, upon the facade and the interior. 🔊
  • 6. In the east facade are the Puerta de los Campanillas and the Puerta de los Palos. 🔊
  • 7. The content of the phobia has about the same importance for it as the manifest dream facade has for the dream. 🔊
  • 8. There were searchlights in the street below, probing at him as he clung to the sheer facade of the building. 🔊
  • 9. Immediately below me were the blue glazed cupolas and the arabesques of the cathedral facade on which little stone saints gazed out over the town. 🔊
  • 10. The stock-still brick facade of an old church, against which the waves of people lurch and withdraw. 🔊
  • 11. The fine facade was actually transported here stone by stone, and a much more imposing one erected in its place. 🔊
  • 12. And in the facade are many figures in fresco, which, like the altar-picture, are no better than they should be. 🔊
  • 13. Its facade is very plain, the chief decorative features being an ogival doorway in the center and a window of similar form to the right. 🔊
  • 14. The system of giving variety to the facade of the secular buildings by massing openings near the centre, has been already referred to. 🔊
  • 15. The façade of the temple of Khons is illustrated in one of the bas-reliefs upon the same building. 🔊
  • 16. The facade still stood, but the entire interior of the building was in flames, and blinding smoke and scorching sparks poured from the windows. 🔊
  • 17. Here he leaned against the parapet, gazed at the river facade of the Palace, and studied his problem. 🔊
  • 18. The facade of this cathedral seemed to us a beautiful example of Renaissance style, although said to offend many of the canons of architecture. 🔊
  • 19. Suspension of work on tomb to make façade of church of S. Lorenzo (Florence) for Pope Leo X. 🔊
  • 20. The facade is another instance of the survival of Moorish art, while the principal chapel is Gothic. 🔊
  • 21. Instead, there is a bronze figure of Atlas, bearing a huge clock on his shoulders, adorning the facade of the edifice. 🔊
  • 22. There is an iridescence to its glittering on bleached sand, blue bay, and Carrara facade that is sheer light distilled to its utmost. 🔊
  • 23. The building has a facade of stone, built after the Gothic style, which has lost its colour from age, and is becoming blackish. 🔊