rustication

All Noun
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  • This is all the rustication I have had, or am like to have. Cited from The Correspondence of Carlyle and Emerson, Vol. I, Carlyle and Emerson
  • Rustication was sometimes used, especially at ground-floor level.
  • What else is it than to suffer exile within the same walls, actual rustication? Cited from The History of Rome, Books 01 to 08, by Titus Livius
  • At ground-floor level across the whole width of the five-house terrace is heavy rustication.
  • The first story rather than the basement has the rustication.
  • Very charming to the poor man, in his rustication here. Cited from Carlyle's "History of Friedrich II of Prussia V 16
  • Where I next settle I shall continue, and that must be in a state of retirement and rustication. Cited from Biographia Epistolaris, Vol. 1, by Coleridge
  • Here, to recover from a state of debility thus produced, a year's rustication has been found necessary. Cited from Essays on Education and Kindred Subjects, by Herbert Spencer
  • Where I next settle I shall, continue, and that must be in a state of retirement and rustication. Cited from Reminiscences of Coleridge and Southey, J. Cottle
  • Rustication is often used to give visual weight to the ground floor in contrast to smooth ashlar above.
  • The three-wing building is constructed in red brick with granite rustication on the ground storey.
  • Cranch is about breaking up house-keeping preparatory to his summer rustication. Cited from Early Letters of George Wm. Curtis, ed. G.W. Cooke
  • The facade features deep rustication on the first floor and a smooth ashlar surface above.
  • The lower part has a rustication decoration, while the upper floors feature a series of large arcades.
  • The bell tower is decorated with rustication, and is divided into six levels, including the lantern at the top.
  • It was well known for its stone masonry that includes rustication and ashlar.
  • Continuous rustication spans all six ground-floor walls, though.
  • I dare say you heard from Henrietta how we enjoyed our rustication at Siena. Cited from The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Vol. I (of 2), ed. by Kenyon
  • The addition omitted the first floor rustication, but is otherwise consistent with the architectural style of the original building.
  • It was well known for its stone masonry includes rustication and ashlar.
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Meaning of rustication

  • noun The condition naturally attaching to life in the country
  • noun The construction of masonry or brickwork in a rustic manner
  • noun The action of retiring to and living in the country
  • noun Temporary dismissal of a student from a university
  • noun Banishment into the country