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ceiling British & World English

The upper interior surface of a room or other similar compartment

ceiling English Thesaurus

the ceiling was painted yellow

ceil British & World English

Line or plaster the roof of (a building)

ceiling rose British & World English

A circular mounting on a ceiling, through which the wiring of an electric light passes

debt ceiling British & World English

An upper limit set on the amount of money that a government may borrow

glass ceiling British & World English

An unacknowledged barrier to advancement in a profession, especially affecting women and members of minorities

service ceiling British & World English

The maximum height at which a particular type of aircraft can sustain a specified rate of climb

cathedral ceiling British & World English

A pointed or slanting ceiling of a room that rises through more than one floor

suspended ceiling British & World English

A ceiling with a space between it and the floor above from which it hangs