Part of speech: noun
Usage examples "gable":
- They built clever nests in the gable, Where sweetheart's windows be. - "Poems and Ballads of Heinrich Heine", Heinrich Heine.
- In ten minutes more, the two slipping in by well- known paths, stood under the gable of the great hall. - "Hereward, The Last of the English", Charles Kingsley.
- For the sea was rising like the gable of a house, but the yacht was in no trouble; she had held her own in far worse seas. - "The Measure of a Man", Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr.