Parquet definition

pär-kā
The art or process of making parquetry.
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A floor made of parquetry.
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The part of the main floor of a theater between the orchestra pit and the parquet circle.
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The entire main floor of a theater.
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To furnish with a floor of parquetry.
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To make (a floor, for example) of parquetry.
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The main floor of a theater, esp. that part from the orchestra pit to the parquet circle.
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A flooring of parquetry.
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To use parquetry to make (a floor, etc.)
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To decorate the floor of (a room) with parquetry.
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Made of parquetry.
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The part of a theatre between the orchestra and the parquet circle.
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To lay or fit such a floor.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of parquet - parquette

Origin of parquet

  • French parquetry from Old French diminutive of parc enclosure park

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition