Definition of “terrace” - English Dictionary

“terrace” in British English

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terracenoun

uk /ˈter.əs/ us /ˈter.əs/

terrace noun (GROUND)

B2 a flat area of stone or grass outside a house, where people sit and sometimes eat

one of several narrow strips of land that are built like steps on the slope of a hill, used for growing crops on

the terraces [ plural ] UK

terrace noun (HOUSE)

[ C ] UK US row a row of often small houses joined together along their side walls

terraceverb [ T ]

uk /ˈter.əs/ us /ˈter.əs/

(Definition of “terrace” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“terrace” in American English

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terracenoun [ C ]

us /ˈter·əs/

a flat area outside a building, often with a stone floor, or a narrow, flat strip of land on the slope of a hill that is used for growing crops

(Definition of “terrace” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)