Words nearby plinth
Origin of plinth
OTHER WORDS FROM plinthplinth·less, adjectiveplinth·like, adjective
Examples from the Web for plinth
I half-expected him to barnstorm out in riding boots and harangue us, Mussolini-style, underlit from a plinth.
A giant toy duck was waddling on top of the fourth plinth when I arrived in Trafalgar Square mid-morning.
Nicholas and Joseph, and a child angel with a violin on the plinth, signed and dated 1537, but restored.The Shores of the Adriatic|F. Hamilton Jackson
I suppose I shall hear of you on the Nelson plinth next, being pelted.The Messenger|Elizabeth Robins
A plinth of the same thickness as the chalk wall it supports is usually carried up 6 in.Cottage Building in Cob, Pis, Chalk and Clay|Clough Williams-Ellis
No sooner were they alone in the room than he ran close to the plinth and began to deluge the rose-bushes in good earnest.The Great Mogul|Louis Tracy
On the plinth of the dividing pillar is a bas-relief, remarkable for its delicate carving.