What is another word for cupola?

Pronunciation: [kjuːpˈə͡ʊlə] (IPA)

A cupola is a small, dome-shaped structure that is often found on the roof of a building. While the term "cupola" is specific and well-known, there are several synonyms that can also be used to describe this feature. One option is "dome," which is a broader term that can refer to a variety of round or curved structures. "Turret" is another possibility, especially if the cupola is located on the top of a tower or other tall structure. Other synonyms for cupola include "lantern," "belvedere," and "observatory." No matter which synonym you choose, however, a cupola adds beauty and character to rooftops and architecture.

Synonyms for Cupola:

What are the hypernyms for Cupola?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Cupola?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for cupola (as nouns)

Usage examples for Cupola

This view should be supplemented by one of a bird's-eye character to be obtained from the cupola of the Lutheran Church, which will more clearly reveal the several large squares and main arteries, bordered by graceful lime-trees, thus completing a knowledge of its topography.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
Apart from the wanton outburst of the approach, the house was most solemn and dignified, with severe lines, its flat roof topped off by a little square cupola from which I fancied it would be fun to watch for Malbrouck's return from the wars.
"I Walked in Arden"
Jack Crawford
The amphitheatre was immediately below the cupola, being by this means lighted from above.
"The History of the Medical Department of Transylvania University"
Robert Peter

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