noun, plural por·ti·coes, por·ti·cos.
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Origin of portico
Words nearby portico
Example sentences from the Web for portico
The service and reading of the names will be held under the outdoor portico at Epworth Methodist Church on Holland Glade Road in Rehoboth.
Beneath the portico, numbers of servants and retainers were lounging about, enjoying the fresco.
The pair disappeared among the glittering and gaily-dressed crowd that thronged the portico.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
He stood still an instant, hidden by the porphyry columns of the portico.
Her hand in his, he led her down the steps of the portico, all strewn with white bells of lilies, a carpet of blooming snow.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
There is also a library, and the Homereium, a quadrangular portico, which has a temple of Homer and a statue.