grillwork

[ gril-wurk ]
/ ˈgrɪlˌwɜrk /

noun

material so formed as to function as or to have the appearance of a grille.

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Origin of grillwork

First recorded in 1895–1900; grill2 + work
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for grillwork

  • There was a piece of grillwork between my station and theirs, through which I could see them plainly.

    Aladdin & Co.|Herbert Quick
  • The side window of James Beldings jewelry store was open behind the grillwork of strong steel bars.

    The Girls of Central High|Gertrude W. Morrison
  • It had grillwork on either side of its head, which probably covered microphones, and another grillwork where the mouth should be.

    Unwise Child|Gordon Randall Garrett