Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “terraced”

terraced

adjective uk   /ˈter.əst/ us  

terraced adjective (HOUSE)

UK (also terrace) built as or belonging to a row of often small houses joined together along their side walls: a terraced street We rented a little terraced house in South London.

terraced adjective (GROUND)

(of land, fields, etc.) built in step-like terraces on a slope
(Definition of terraced from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of terraced?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Translations of “terraced”

SMART Thesaurus: Geography: banks & embankments

“terraced”: synonyms and related words:

You can also find related words, phrases, and synonyms in the topics:

Word of the Day

from the word go

from the start of something

Word of the Day

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More