Associations to the word «Gallery»


GALLERY, noun. An institution, building, or room for the exhibition and conservation of works of art.
GALLERY, noun. An establishment that buys, sells, and displays works of art.
GALLERY, noun. Uppermost seating area projecting from the rear or side walls of a theater, concert hall, or auditorium.
GALLERY, noun. A roofed promenade, especially one extending along the wall of a building and supported by arches or columns on the outer side
GALLERY, noun. As a whole, the spectators of an event.
GALLERY, noun. (computing) A browsable collection of images, font styles, etc.
GALLERY FOREST, noun. Riparian woodland; a dense forest of mature trees without understory, that lines both banks of a river in an otherwise treeless region
GALLERY ORGAN, noun. A division of a pipe organ placed at the end of the nave in a gallery

Dictionary definition

GALLERY, noun. Spectators at a golf or tennis match.
GALLERY, noun. A porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed).
GALLERY, noun. A room or series of rooms where works of art are exhibited.
GALLERY, noun. A long usually narrow room used for some specific purpose; "shooting gallery".
GALLERY, noun. A covered corridor (especially one extending along the wall of a building and supported with arches or columns).
GALLERY, noun. Narrow recessed balcony area along an upper floor on the interior of a building; usually marked by a colonnade.
GALLERY, noun. A horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine; "they dug a drift parallel with the vein".

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