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PORTE-COCHERE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does porte-cochere mean? 

PORTE-COCHERE (noun)
  The noun PORTE-COCHERE has 2 senses:

1. a carriage entrance passing through a building to an enclosed courtyard
2. canopy extending out from a building entrance to shelter those getting in and out of vehicles

  Familiarity information: PORTE-COCHERE used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PORTE-COCHERE (noun)


Sense 1porte-cochere [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A carriage entrance passing through a building to an enclosed courtyard

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("porte-cochere" is a kind of...):

entrance; entranceway; entree; entry; entryway (something that provides access (to get in or get out))


Sense 2porte-cochere [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Canopy extending out from a building entrance to shelter those getting in and out of vehicles

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("porte-cochere" is a kind of...):

canopy (a covering (usually of cloth) that serves as a roof to shelter an area from the weather)


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