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Stile

n.1.A pin set on the face of a dial, to cast a shadow; a style. See Style.
2.Mode of composition. See Style.
May I not write in such a stile as this?
- Bunyan.
1.A step, or set of steps, for ascending and descending, in passing a fence or wall.
There comes my master . . . over the stile, this way.
- Shak.
Over this stile in the way to Doubting Castle.
- Bunyan.
2.(Arch.) One of the upright pieces in a frame; one of the primary members of a frame, into which the secondary members are mortised.
Hanging stile
See under Hanging, and Pulley.
Noun1.stile - an upright that is a member in a door or window frame
French door, Samson post, archway, back door, back stairs, baluster, balustrade, banister, barway, bulkhead, carriage entrance, cellar door, cellarway, companion, companionway, door, doorjamb, doorpost, doorway, escalier, fire escape, flight of steps, front door, gate, gatepost, gateway, hatch, hatchway, hitching post, incline, jamb, king post, landing, landing stage, lintel, milepost, mullion, perron, porch, portal, porte cochere, post, postern, propylaeum, pylon, ramp, scuttle, side door, signpost, snubbing post, spiral staircase, staircase, stairs, stairway, stanchion, standard, stepping-stones, steps, storm door, threshold, tollgate, trap, trap door, treads and risers, turnpike, turnstile, upright
Browse
stigmatise
stigmatism
Stigmatist
Stigmatization
Stigmatize
Stigmatose
Stigonomancy
STII
Stike
STIL
Stilar
Stilbene
stilbesterol
stilbestrol
Stilbite
stilboestrol
-- Stile --
Stilet
Stiletto
stiletto heel
Still
Still and anon
still hunt
Still life
still room
Still watcher
Still water
Still wine
Still's disease
Still-burn
Still-closing
still-fish
Still-hunt
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