What does the word Fluted mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Channeled; crimped.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Having the tone of a flute.

Usage examples for Fluted

  1. Then from his house, a temple painted white, With fluted columns, and a roof of red, The Squire came forth, august and splendid sight! – The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  2. Why, her fluted skirts alone filled three trunks. – Phemie Frost's Experiences by Ann S. Stephens
  3. There was a portrait of Janet's mother, a grey- haired, dark- eyed old woman, in a neatly fluted cap, hanging over the mantelpiece. – Scenes of Clerical Life by George Eliot