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I wasn't a ballet baby. My first dance class was in an outdoor pavilion when I was three. It was called 'creative movement.' The teacher gave us chiffon scarves in beautiful colors. She turned on some music and said, 'Now go dance.' So for me, dance has always been about self-expression.
Carrie Ann Inaba

Meaning of "pavilion" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD PAVILION

From Old French pavillon canopied structure, from Latin pāpiliō butterfly, tent.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF PAVILION

pavilion  [pəˈvɪljən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PAVILION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pavilion is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb pavilion in English.

WHAT DOES PAVILION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

pavilion

Pavilion

In architecture a pavilion has two primary meanings. It can refer to a free-standing structure sited a short distance from a main residence, whose architecture makes it an object of pleasure. Large or small, there is usually a connection with relaxation and pleasure in its intended use. A pavilion built to take advantage of a view is referred to as a gazebo. In its other primary meaning, in a symmetrical range of buildings in the classical styles, where there is a main central block – the corps de logis – the wings may end in pavilions that are emphasized in some fashion, in order to provide a full stop to the composition, like a period at the end of a sentence.

Definition of pavilion in the English dictionary

The first definition of pavilion in the dictionary is a building at a sports ground, esp a cricket pitch, in which players change. Other definition of pavilion is a summerhouse or other decorative shelter. Pavilion is also a building or temporary structure, esp one that is open and ornamental, for housing exhibitions.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO PAVILION

PRESENT

Present
I pavilion
you pavilion
he/she/it pavilions
we pavilion
you pavilion
they pavilion
Present continuous
I am pavilioning
you are pavilioning
he/she/it is pavilioning
we are pavilioning
you are pavilioning
they are pavilioning
Present perfect
I have pavilioned
you have pavilioned
he/she/it has pavilioned
we have pavilioned
you have pavilioned
they have pavilioned
Present perfect continuous
I have been pavilioning
you have been pavilioning
he/she/it has been pavilioning
we have been pavilioning
you have been pavilioning
they have been pavilioning
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I pavilioned
you pavilioned
he/she/it pavilioned
we pavilioned
you pavilioned
they pavilioned
Past continuous
I was pavilioning
you were pavilioning
he/she/it was pavilioning
we were pavilioning
you were pavilioning
they were pavilioning
Past perfect
I had pavilioned
you had pavilioned
he/she/it had pavilioned
we had pavilioned
you had pavilioned
they had pavilioned
Past perfect continuous
I had been pavilioning
you had been pavilioning
he/she/it had been pavilioning
we had been pavilioning
you had been pavilioning
they had been pavilioning
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will pavilion
you will pavilion
he/she/it will pavilion
we will pavilion
you will pavilion
they will pavilion
Future continuous
I will be pavilioning
you will be pavilioning
he/she/it will be pavilioning
we will be pavilioning
you will be pavilioning
they will be pavilioning
Future perfect
I will have pavilioned
you will have pavilioned
he/she/it will have pavilioned
we will have pavilioned
you will have pavilioned
they will have pavilioned
Future perfect continuous
I will have been pavilioning
you will have been pavilioning
he/she/it will have been pavilioning
we will have been pavilioning
you will have been pavilioning
they will have been pavilioning
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would pavilion
you would pavilion
he/she/it would pavilion
we would pavilion
you would pavilion
they would pavilion
Conditional continuous
I would be pavilioning
you would be pavilioning
he/she/it would be pavilioning
we would be pavilioning
you would be pavilioning
they would be pavilioning
Conditional perfect
I would have pavilion
you would have pavilion
he/she/it would have pavilion
we would have pavilion
you would have pavilion
they would have pavilion
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been pavilioning
you would have been pavilioning
he/she/it would have been pavilioning
we would have been pavilioning
you would have been pavilioning
they would have been pavilioning
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you pavilion
we let´s pavilion
you pavilion
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to pavilion
Past participle
pavilioned
Present Participle
pavilioning
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PAVILION


alien
ˈeɪljən
billion
ˈbɪljən
Brazilian
brəˈzɪljən
carillon
kəˈrɪljən
Castilian
kæˈstɪljən
civilian
sɪˈvɪljən
cotillon
kəˈtɪljən
gazillion
ɡəˈzɪljən
jillion
ˈdʒɪljən
million
ˈmɪljən
multibillion
ˈmʌltɪˈbɪljən
multimillion
ˈmʌltɪˈmɪljən
pillion
ˈpɪljən
postillion
pɒˈstɪljən
quintillion
kwɪnˈtɪljən
tourbillion
tʊəˈbɪljən
trillion
ˈtrɪljən
vermilion
vəˈmɪljən
vermillion
vəˈmɪljən
zillion
ˈzɪljən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PAVILION

pavane
Pavarotti
pave
paved
paveed
pavement
pavement artist
paver
Pavese
Pavia
pavid
pavillon
paving
paving slab
paving stone
pavior
paviour
pavis
pavise
paviser

WORDS THAT END LIKE PAVILION

antlion
battalion
bullion
dandelion
ganglion
hallion
hellion
Heraklion
lion
medallion
mountain lion
parts per million
postilion
Pygmalion
rapscallion
rebellion
sea lion
stallion
the Great Rebellion
triskelion

Synonyms and antonyms of pavilion in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pavilion» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PAVILION

Find out the translation of pavilion to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of pavilion from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «pavilion» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

亭阁
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pabellón
570 millions of speakers

English

pavilion
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मंडप
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بِنَاءٌ خَاصٌ بِالْلَاّعِبِيـنَ فِي أرْضِ الْـمَلْعَبِ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

палатка
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pavilhão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পটমণ্ডপ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pavillon
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pavilion
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Pavillon
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

別館
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

선수 대기실
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Paviliun
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sảnh đường
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பெவிலியன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पॅव्हिलियन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

köşk
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

padiglione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pawilon
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

павільйон
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

vestiar
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τέντα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

paviljoen
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

paviljong
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

klubbhus
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pavilion

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PAVILION»

The term «pavilion» is very widely used and occupies the 11.933 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PAVILION» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pavilion

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2 QUOTES WITH «PAVILION»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word pavilion.
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Carrie Ann Inaba
I wasn't a ballet baby. My first dance class was in an outdoor pavilion when I was three. It was called 'creative movement.' The teacher gave us chiffon scarves in beautiful colors. She turned on some music and said, 'Now go dance.' So for me, dance has always been about self-expression.
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Frederick Reines
My early childhood memories center around this typical American country store and life in a small American town, including 4th of July celebrations marked by fireworks and patriotic music played from a pavilion bandstand.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PAVILION»

Discover the use of pavilion in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pavilion and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Pavilion of Women: A Novel of Life in the Women's Quarters
The exhilarating novel of an elegant woman’s subversive new chapter in life At forty, Madame Wu is beautiful and much respected as the wife of one of China’s oldest upper-class houses.
Pearl S. Buck, 2012
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The Peony Pavilion: Mudan Ting
For this second edition, which contains a fully revised text of the translation, Cyril Birch and Catherine Swatek reflect on contemporary performances of the play in light of its history.
Xianzu Tang, 2002
3
Patio and Pavilion: The Place of Sculpture in Modern ...
This book examines the relationship between modern sculpture and architecture in the mid-twentieth century, an interplay that has laid the ground for the semi-sculptural or semi-architectural works by architects such as Frank Gehry and ...
Penelope Curtis, J. Paul Getty Museum, 2008
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The Pavilion
...[an] elegant adaptation...powerfully mysterious and consoling. --The New Yorker. ...audacious and thoroughly engrossing... --NY Newsday.
Craig Wright, 2003
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Peach Blossom Pavillion
When Xiang Xiang's father is falsely executed, she is sold to Peach Blossom Pavilion, a prostitution house, where she is taught the skills of a courtesan while longing to be reunited with her mother.
Mingmei Yip, 2008
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Building Desire: On the Barcelona Pavilion
'Building Desire' considers the Barcelona Pavilion, completed in 1986, & its forerunner, the German Pavilion of 1929, & looks at the work of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.
George Dodds, 2005
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Chinese Pavilion
Chinese Pavilion is a collection of 78 guest-friendly recipes that are fast and easy to prepare at home.
Elisa Vergne, 2003
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HP Pavilion PCs Made Easy: The Official HP Guide
The Official HP Guide Make the most of your new desktop HP Pavilion PC and Windows XP! This is the only PC guide authorized by Hewlett Packard and written just for Pavilion owners!
Nancy Muir, 2002
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Peony Pavilion onstage: four centuries in the career of a ...
A new study of a classic work of Chinese drama
Catherine C. Swatek, 2002
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Persons, Roles, and Minds: Identity in Peony Pavilion and ...
Focusing on two late-Ming or early-Qing plays central to the Chinese canon (Peony Pavilion and Peach Blossom Fan), this study explores crucial questions concerning personal identity. ..".the main news about this book is that it is a solid, ...
Tina Lu, 2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PAVILION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pavilion is used in the context of the following news items.
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Citizen suggests renaming Riverfront Pavilion
ORANGE — An Orange citizen asked the City of Orange Council to consider renaming the Riverfront Pavilion to The Clarence “Gatemouth” ... «Orange Leader, Jul 15»
2
BCD Travel to showcase latest mobile technology at GBTA …
ORLANDO, Fla., – BCD Travel will showcase its latest mobile and traveler-facing technology at the Technology and Innovation Pavilion during ... «Hospitality Net, Jul 15»
3
River Place Pavilion going up board by board
It's been a long time coming, but board by board, all 1,800 square feet of the “River Place Pavilion” is coming together as planned. Marine City ... «New Baltimore Voice Newspapers, Jul 15»
4
Levitt Pavilion series offers a variety of concerts
The Levitt Pavilion concerts in Pasadena (and their cousin events in the MacArthur Park band shell in Los Angeles) occupy those lofty strata. «Glendale News Press, Jul 15»
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Party Time at Levitt Pavilion Gala
About 300 persons turned out tonight for a VIP party prior to the Westport Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts Gala. The party, in a tent on ... «Westport Now, Jul 15»
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Blast back to the 70s at the Exmouth Pavilion
Get your loon jeans, hot pants, scoop T-shirts and platform shoes at the ready… the SuperSonic '70s Show is coming to Exmouth on Friday, ... «Midweek Herald, Jul 15»
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Tireless cricketers gear up for twenty four hour match to raise …
Galloway Cricket Club members hope the marathon will stump up cash for a new pavilion. The Gatehouse club was recently awarded £5,000 ... «Scottish Daily Record, Jul 15»
8
Modest Mouse brings forceful, confident performance to Blue Hills …
The version of Modest Mouse that turned up at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion on Thursday night is built to fill large spaces, with room in its ... «Boston Globe, Jul 15»
9
Park Slope & Windsor Terrace Locals Slam Designs For New …
Designs for a newly renovated Pavilion theater and adjoining five-story condo complex were met with sharp criticism from Windsor Terrace and ... «Gothamist, Jul 15»
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Going to the Concord Pavilion? Consider carpooling or taking BART
CONCORD -- A resurgent Concord Pavilion is drawing top acts and big crowds -- a boon for the city, which owns the amphitheater, and ... «Oroville Mercury Register, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Pavilion [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/pavilion>. Apr 2020 ».
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