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sun porch
▪ We occupy the sun porch, a windowless living room with a fake marble fireplace and a dining room behind glass doors.
sun porch

n. a room enclosed largely with glass and affording exposure to the sun [syn: sun parlor, sun parlour, sunroom, sun lounge, solarium]

Usage examples of "sun porch".

Something distinctly unsteady about the figure as if it too were reeling from shocks, and as it came forward into the light from the sun porch, Michael stopped, studying it, straining to understand what he was seeing.

Jim Bob twitched her foot angrily as she stared at her husband across the breakfast table on the sun porch.

She met us at her door and ushered us into the sun porch, which also served as the blind man’.

His glassed-in sun porch, which gave onto the lake, was filled with potted banana, umbrella, orange, and Hong Kong orchid trees, and in the center of the house was a heavily chlorinated, lime-green swimming pool with steam rising off the water.

Five minutes later she huddled in the unheated, glass-enclosed sun porch while I pulled on my boots and zipped them up.

After I got off the phone with Kyle, I went back to the sun porch.

The sun porch had open, jalousied windows on three sides, and a hot, damp breeze blew through them from the lake.

There was something sad about it, Daphne thought as she and her sister pulled up in front: it wasnt so much a sense of neglect but rather one of failure radiating from every patched-over crack and cheap home improvement- like the faux brick siding and tiny glassed-in sun porch off the kitchen.

Peripheral damage to his place had been speedily repaired, except for the sun porch, which was demolished along with the garage.

I sat out on the sun porch with the cat and played the piano _ Mozart, Brahms.

Some nights, I would wander down to the piano in the sun porch and play songs that had been important to us -'Unforgettable', 'Moonglow', 'Swonderful'.

Up on the second floor there was a sun porch with glass on three sides, probably the master suite.