Synonyms for quoin

Synonyms for (noun) quoin

Synonyms: quoin, corner

Definition: (architecture) solid exterior angle of a building; especially one formed by a cornerstone

Similar words: structure, construction

Definition: a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

Usage: the structure consisted of a series of arches; she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons


Synonyms: quoin, coign, coigne

Definition: the keystone of an arch

Similar words: key, keystone, headstone

Definition: the central building block at the top of an arch or vault


Synonyms: coign, coigne, quoin

Definition: expandable metal or wooden wedge used by printers to lock up a form within a chase

Similar words: wedge

Definition: something solid that is usable as an inclined plane (shaped like a V) that can be pushed between two things to separate them