What does the word cupola mean?

Usage examples for cupola

  1. The policeman was like a high wall of blue cloth, with a marvellous imitation of a human face at the top, and above the face a cupola. – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  2. At the door I passed the man with the Assyrian beard, Dr. Daoud, whose glance had so strangely affected me under the cupola of the Institute. – Balthasar And Other Works - 1909 by Anatole France
  3. She'd be sittin' on a red velvet sofa with a gold cupola over her head a- chargin' five dollars apiece for tellin' yer fortune. – Dawn by Eleanor H. Porter