Associations to the word «Gable»

Wiktionary

GABLE, noun. (architecture) The triangular area of external wall adjacent to two meeting sloped roofs.
GABLE, noun. A cable.
GABLE END, noun. (architecture) The side of a building which is topped by a gable
GABLE ROOF, noun. (roofing) a single-ridge roof that terminates at gable ends.
GABLE ROOFS, noun. Plural of gable roof

Dictionary definition

GABLE, noun. The vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof.
GABLE, noun. United States film actor (1901-1960).

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley