toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

dais
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to people on it
  • It was a long chamber with a step separating the dais where the family sat from the lower portion reserved for their dependents.
    Chapter 6 — Baskerville Hall (87% in)

There are no more uses of "dais" in The Hound of the Baskervilles.

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