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Loft vs. Penthouse

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  • Loft (noun)

    air, the air; the sky, the heavens.

  • Loft (noun)

    An attic or similar space (often used for storage) in the roof of a house or other building.

  • Loft (noun)

    The thickness of a soft object when not under pressure.

  • Loft (noun)

    A gallery or raised apartment in a church, hall, etc.

    "an organ loft"

  • Loft (noun)

    The pitch or slope of the face of a golf club (tending to drive the ball upward).

  • Loft (noun)

    A floor or room placed above another.

  • Loft (verb)

    To propel high into the air.

  • Loft (verb)

    To fly or travel through the air, as though propelled

  • Loft (verb)

    To throw the ball erroneously through the air instead of releasing it on the lane's surface.

  • Loft (adjective)

    lofty; proud; haughty

  • Penthouse (noun)

    An outhouse or other structure (especially one with a sloping roof) attached to the outside wall of a building, sometimes as protection from the weather.

  • Penthouse (noun)

    An apartment or suite found on an upper floor, or floors, of a tall building, especially one that is expensive or luxurious with panoramic views. Sometimes these are located just under "penthouse mechanical" floors.

  • Penthouse (noun)

    Any of the sloping roofs at the side of a real tennis court.

  • Penthouse (verb)

    To provide with a penthouse, shelter by means of a shed sloping from a wall, or anything similar.

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  • Loft (noun)

    That which is lifted up; an elevation.

  • Loft (noun)

    Pitch or slope of the face of a club (tending to drive the ball upward).

  • Loft (adjective)

    Lofty; proud.

  • Loft

    To make or furnish with a loft; to cause to have loft; as, a lofted house; a lofted golf-club head.

  • Loft

    To raise aloft; to send into the air;

  • Penthouse (noun)

    A shed or roof sloping from the main wall or building, as over a door or window; a lean-to. Also figuratively.

  • Penthouse (adjective)

    Leaning; overhanging.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Loft (noun)

    floor consisting of a large unpartitioned space over a factory or warehouse or other commercial space

  • Loft (noun)

    floor consisting of open space at the top of a house just below roof; often used for storage

  • Loft (noun)

    a raised shelter in which pigeons are kept

  • Loft (verb)

    store in a loft

  • Loft (verb)

    propel through the air;

    "The rocket lofted the space shuttle into the air"

  • Loft (verb)

    kick or strike high in the air;

    "loft a ball"

  • Loft (verb)

    lay out a full-scale working drawing of the lines of a vessel's hull

  • Penthouse (noun)

    an apartment located on the top floors of a building

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