A pleasant veranda.
The definition of a veranda is a balcony or porch with a roof that attaches along the outside of a building.
An example of a veranda is a large wrap around porch.
an open porch or portico, usually roofed, along the outside of a building
Origin of verandaAnglo-Indian ; from Hindi and amp; Bengali ; from Portuguese varanda, balcony ; from vara, pole, staff ; from L, wooden trestle, forked stick (for spreading out nets) ; from Indo-European base an unverified form wa-, to bend apart from source vacillate, vary
A porch or balcony, usually roofed and often partly enclosed, extending along the outside of a building. Also called regionally gallery.
Origin of verandaHindi vara&nlowdot;&dlowdot;a, probably from Portuguese varanda, balcony; akin to vara, rod, stick (as in vara do castello, high part of a castle from which one can see farthest into the distance), from Latin vara, forked pole, structure with divergent pieces, trestle.