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facade

General Crossword Questions for “facade”

  • False front
  • Outward appearance
  • Frontage
  • Sport with a subversive appearance
  • Walton's deceptive appearance
  • Walton's to lose distinction when account is kept
  • Dull environment for current show
  • Front
  • Front - mask
  • Building's front

Encyclopedia

  • The facade pattern is a software engineering design pattern commonly used with Object-oriented programming. A facade is an object that provides a simplified interface to a larger body of code, such as a class library. — “Facade pattern - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Facade of the Strasbourg Cathedral, Strasbourg, France. A facade or façade (pronounced /fəˈsɑːd/) is generally one side of the exterior of a building, especially the front, but also sometimes the sides and rear. In architecture, the facade of a building is often the most important. — “Facade - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Façade is an artificial-intelligence-based interactive story created by Michael Mateas and Andrew Stern. Façade puts the player in the role of a close friend of Grace and Trip, a couple who recently invited the player to their home for cocktails. — “Façade (interactive story) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • The spire of a church rose dominantly above the red roofs, a fort guarded the entrance of the wide harbour, with guns thrusting their muzzles between the crenels, and the wide facade of Government House revealed itself dominantly placed on a gentle hill above the town. — “Captain Blood” by Rafael Sabatini
  • The homestead consisted of a threshing floor, outhouses, stables, a bathhouse, a lodge, and a large brick house with semicircular facade still in course of construction. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • The homestead consisted of a threshing floor, outhouses, stables, a bathhouse, a lodge, and a large brick house with semicircular facade still in course of construction. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • It is for this reason, Monsieur le Count, continued I, that I have not seen the Palais Royal,–nor the Luxembourg,–nor the Facade of the Louvre,–nor have attempted to swell the catalogues we have of pictures, statues, and churches.–I conceive every fair being as a temple, and would rather enter in, and see the original drawings and loose sketches hung up in it, than the Transfiguration of Raphael itself. — “A Sentimental Journey” by Lawrence Sterne
  • He thought of the amenities of a life, of friendship, and of how nice it would be to live with a comrade on, say, the bank of some river, and to span the river with a bridge of his own, and to build an enormous mansion with a facade lofty enough even to afford a view to Moscow. — “Dead souls” by Nikolai Gogol
  • –But your worships chuse rather that I give you the length, breadth, and perpendicular height of the great parish-church, or drawing of the facade of the abbey of Saint Austreberte which has been transported from Artois hither–every thing is just I suppose as the masons and carpenters left them,–and if the belief in Christ continues so long, will be so these fifty years to come–so your worships and reverences may all measure them at your leisures–but he who measures thee, Janatone, must do it now–thou carriest the principles of change within thy frame; and considering the chances of a transitory life, I would not answer for thee a moment; ere twice twelve months are passed and gone, thou mayest grow out like a pumpkin, and lose thy shapes–or thou mayest go off like a flower, and lose thy beauty–nay, thou mayest go off like a hussy–and lose thyself.–I would not answer for my aunt Dinah, was she alive–'faith, scarce for her picture–were it but painted by Reynolds–... — “Tristram Shandy” by Laurence Sterne

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