[ pi-las-terd ]

  1. having, or supported by, pilasters.

Origin of pilastered

First recorded in 1680–90; pilaster + -ed3

Words Nearby pilastered

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How to use pilastered in a sentence

  • Its nave is an amalgam, one wall Gothic and its vis--vis a fluted-pilastered Renaissance affair.

    How France Built Her Cathedrals | Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly
  • The caon is sharply cleft in trap rock, and the sides rise sheer and pilastered as though cut into right-angled pillars.

    In to the Yukon | William Seymour Edwards