noun (plural palazzos or palazzi /pəˈlatsi/)
A palatial building, especially in Italy.
- Dotted all around it are perfect little palazzi and art deco buildings, and the city boasts broad pavements, palm trees, evening passeggiata, elegant bars and a vibrant cafe society.
- The form and scale of the building recalls ancient Venetian palazzi, but it is treated in a more abstract, contemporary fashion, with an emphasis on the flatness of the external surface.
- There's the neoclassical dining room with its frescoes depicting the country house of the palazzo's previous owners, the Baglioni family.
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