gable end


noun
  1. an end wall bearing a gable.

Origin of gable end

1
Middle English word dating back to 1300–50

Other words from gable end

  • gable-ended, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for gable end

gable end

noun
  1. the end wall of a building on the side which is topped by a gable

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