Word of the Day – Sept. 23 – Frontispiece

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Frontispiece  (FRUN-ti-spees)

Definition:

1: An illustration facing or preceding the title page of a book.

2: A facade, especially an ornamental facade, of a building.

3: An ornamental pediment over a door or window.

Example sentence: An ornate frontispiece above the front door, shutters, and flower boxes add charm to the white painted brick facade.