What is another word for wainscoting?

62 synonyms found


[ wˈe͡ɪnskə͡ʊtɪŋ], [ wˈe‍ɪnskə‍ʊtɪŋ], [ w_ˈeɪ_n_s_k_əʊ_t_ɪ_ŋ]

Wainscoting is an architectural term that refers to the covering of interior walls with wooden panels, typically in the lower part of the walls. However, there are several synonyms for wainscoting that can be used to describe this type of interior wall treatment. Paneling is the most common synonym, which can be further broken down into tongue-and-groove paneling or board-and-batten paneling. Other synonyms include wall cladding, dado, boiserie, and beadboard. All of these terms can be used interchangeably with wainscoting to describe the decorative treatment of interior walls with wooden panels, providing a timeless and traditional look to any room.

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What are the hypernyms for Wainscoting?

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

    wall cladding, wall covering, wall paneling.

What are the hyponyms for Wainscoting?

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

What are the opposite words for wainscoting?

Instead of wainscoting, there are various antonyms that can be used to refer to different types of wall treatments. These may include wallpapers, murals, paint, panels or tiles, textured treatments, or simply plain walls. Many people choose to go for a minimalistic approach with plain walls or a simple coat of paint, while others opt for something more decorative like wallpaper or murals. Textured treatments like stucco or textured paint can add a unique touch to a room, while panels or tiles may give a more sophisticated look. Ultimately, the choice of antonym will depend on personal preference, style, and the overall aesthetic of the room.

What are the antonyms for Wainscoting?

Usage examples for Wainscoting

Would Herr Dremmel in that setting of carefully subdued splendour, of wainscoting and oriels, seem to her as free and delightful as he seemed on a tour of frugal backgrounds?
"The Pastor's Wife"
Elizabeth von Arnim
The frame for this portrait was the black oak of the library wainscoting, picked out with the faded gold on backs of books in a uniform binding of brown leather.
"The Heather-Moon"
C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
The great fire burned brightly in the old hall, lighting up the dark wainscoting and the heavy furniture with a glow that turned the old oak from brown to red.
"Paul Patoff"
F. Marion Crawford

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