toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

lattice
used in Henry IV, Part 2

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
an object or pattern made from crisscrossing two sets of lines — leaving diamond- or square-shaped spaces where they do not overlap

or:

an arrangement of points or particles or objects in a regular periodic pattern
  • 'A calls me e'en now, my lord, through a red lattice, and I could discern no part of his face from the window: at last I spied his eyes, and methought he had made two holes in the ale-wife's new petticoat and so peep'd through.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — London. Another street (47% in)

There are no more uses of "lattice" in Henry IV, Part 2.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia: LatticesPictures — Google Images®