Associations to the word «Facade»

Wiktionary

FACADE, noun. The face of a building, especially the front.
FACADE, noun. (figuratively) A deceptive outward appearance.
FAÇADE, noun. (architecture) The face of a building, especially the front view or elevation.
FAÇADE, noun. (by extension) The face or front (most visible side) of any other thing, such as an organ.
FAÇADE, noun. (figuratively) A deceptive or insincere outward appearance; a front.
FAÇADE PATTERN, noun. (software) (object-oriented) Synonym of facade pattern.
FACADE PATTERN, noun. (software) (object-oriented) A structural design pattern that provides an object that is a simplified interface to a larger body of code, such as a class library.
FAÇADE PATTERNS, noun. Plural of façade pattern
FACADE PATTERNS, noun. Plural of facade pattern

Dictionary definition

FACADE, noun. The face or front of a building.
FACADE, noun. A showy misrepresentation intended to conceal something unpleasant.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats