Word of the Day – Plafond

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Plafond (noun)


An ornately decorated ceiling.

French, from plat ‘flat’ + fond ‘bottom, base’.

Example sentences

“The moment you walked in, the stunning plafond drew your eye upwards”

Word of the Day – Vestibule

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Vestibule (noun)


An antechamber, hall, or lobby next to the outer door of a building.

Early 17th century (denoting the space in front of the main entrance of a classical Roman or Greek building): from French, or from Latin vestibulum ‘entrance court’.

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