Pillar: Relatively slender isolated vertical structural member such as a pier or (usually squat) column. It may be constructed of a single piece of stone or wood or Built up of units, such as Bricks.
The narthex is usually separated from the nave by columns or a pierced wall. In byzantine churches the space is divided into two parts: An exonarthex forms the outer entrance to the Building and Bounds the esonarthex, which opens onto the nave.
A picture suddenly appeared in his mind: A rifle bullet ricocheting off the cobbled street hits a servant standing beside a stone vat. The servant clutches his wound, utters a piercing cry, falls writhing to the ground and dies in a pool of blood.
Almost at the same moment a piercing female cry arose in the air in a prolonged shriek.
Self and Gretchen wait for a prospective buyer at a pier.
The area of a pier a ship for loading, unloading, or repairs.
Sal closes the novel sitting on a pier during sunset, looking west.
Hoover stood behind his desk, dressed in a piercing blue suit.