Share this entry

ogee arch Syllabification: o·gee arch

Definition of ogee arch in English:


An arch with two ogee curves meeting at the apex.
Example sentences
  • This was costly to construct, flamboyant, and characterized by ogee arches, flowing and inventive window tracery, and lighter vaulting.

Definition of ogee arch in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

More on ogee arch

Nearby words

More words in this category

atrium base 1 billet 2 columnated composite

Translate ogee arch

into German
Word of the day fortissimo
Pronunciation: fôrˈtisəˌmō
(especially as a direction) very loud or loudly