Definition of mirador in English:


Line breaks: mira|dor
Pronunciation: /ˌmɪrəˈdɔː
, ˈmɪrədɔː/


  • A turret or tower attached to a building and providing an extensive view.
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    • The theatre divides the park roughly in half and from the top of its seating tiers, a mirador offers good views across the landscape.
    • He has a very good view similar to the mirador from his terrace.
    • The property is sumptuously decorated in Moorish style throughout, with mosaic-tiled fountains and elegant colonnades, jewelled lanterns, an octagonal dining pavilion and a domed mirador.


late 17th century: from Spanish, from mirar 'to look'.

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