How to use Canopy in a sentence
Trees arched over the road, forming a canopy of leaves.
The narrow black highway ribboned smoothly down hill under a canopy of trees.
The ocean air was fragrant and heavy, and moonlight pierced the forest canopy in patches.
The carved headboard was beautiful but it was the lace canopy and matching bedspread that caught and held her attention.
The spirit of beauty breathes in every line; a sense of music and of colour is everywhere abundant; the reader moves, as it were, under a canopy of apple-blossom, over a flower-starred turf, to the faint harmony of virginals.Advertisement
The twelve columns supporting the canopy were decorated with rows of splendid pearls, and Tavernier considered these to be the most valuable part of the throne.
That which crowns the canopy over the tomb of Can Grande is a very noble, though somewhat quaint, work.
He made love to her under the forest canopy, the way he had their first night.
She shuddered, glancing anxiously at the canopy of branches overhead.
Where the host is carried in procession it is covered always by a canopy, and accompanied by lights.Advertisement
The nave is thus covered completely by a domical canopy, which, in its ascent, swells larger and larger, mounts higher and higher, as though a miniature heaven rose overhead.
Deidre screamed, and Katie twisted in midair. The woman was tumbling towards the treetops. Branches snatched at her and missed, and Deidre fell through the canopy to the jungle below.
The park is an ideal place to stroll under the canopy of elm and maple trees any time of year.
Helpless until the trees finished flinging them around, Katie struggled to grab the branches, so she didn't end up like Deidre. Finally, a branch wrapped around her and pulled her through the canopy, dumping her at the edge of the jungle. Toby landed with a grunt beside her, and she lay still to catch her breath, still hoping Deidre reappeared.
Homage was paid to him by the rabbinical heads of the colleges (each of whom was called Gaon, q.v.); rich gifts were presented; he visited the synagogue in state, where a costly canopy had been erected over his seat.Advertisement
The cathedral of the 15th century contains an octagonal marble canopy with sculptures in relief, with a font below it belonging to the 8th century, but altered later.
In the late afternoon we spent some time at the very high canopy walkway.
Below Col. Fane's monument is an ancient altar tomb, without any inscription or arms, under a Gothic canopy.
It then urinates and defecates, covers the hole, and ascends back into the canopy, leaving its natural fertilizer behind.
It is worth noting that these shelters have never boasted a canopy valance.Advertisement
The canopy, curtains, and furniture, are of crimson velvet, with gold fringe.
The pole-mounted roundel sign on top of the canopy is original.
Birding today was tough with a lot of species either skulking in dense vegetation or high up in the canopy.
You could even add further streamers from each balloon cluster to a single central point in the ceiling creating a very colorful canopy effect !
Note the subway entrance beyond the canopy struts, which now has a downward sloping roof.Advertisement
In the evenings, a canopy of stars shine over the swaying palms.
Although originally a " low back " teardrop canopy configuration, it has been restored as a " traditional " high back form.
Below Col. Fane 's monument is an ancient altar tomb, without any inscription or arms, under a Gothic canopy.
The trimmed valance of the canopy now proclaims ' ' West Malling for Kings Hill ' '.
Original Southern Railroad canopy valance replaced by BR corrugated metal in early 1970s.
In the past there was a feeling that a ventilated ceiling would work efficiently using less exhaust air than its canopy counterpart.
Be sure you purchase a stroller that has a basket, cup holder, secure safety straps, and a canopy.
In most cases, you have to buy a special crib with the canopy attached, but you can achieve a similar look by using netting which hangs suspended from a ring at the ceiling instead.
Usually, the tent canopy is pulled very tightly across the poles which are staked into the ground.
In fact, the canopy bed was originally designed with function in mind, not aesthetics.
In addition to the canopy styles, the drapes themselves offer plenty of intrigue simply by the vast selection available.
Canopy beds offer versatility in decorating.
It is also suggested that the capella was simply the tent or canopy which the French kings erected over the altar in the field for the worship of the soldiers.
The cathedral, constructed in 1074 at the summit of the hill, is externally plain; it has a fine Gothic interior, somewhat spoilt by restoration, with a good Cosmati pavement, and a canopy and paschal candlestick in the same style.
Brief Introduction I started my DPhil on the functional biogeography of the Amazon forest canopy in October 2005.
A rectangular flat-roofed canopy extended from the building, over the platform, and demonstrated an intricate pointed valance (see Plumstead ).
All appear to be in excellent condition, the canopy even retaining its intricate valance.
The whole canopy valance of the approach faÃ§ade was also trimmed, quite severely in fact.
The islands interior is covered in dense tropical vegetation, which provides a welcome shady canopy.
Harpy eagles and king vultures soar above the canopy, while scarlet macaws as well as blue and yellow macaws feast on clay licks.
Explore the jungle trail leading up to the treetop canopy walkways, 41m above the forest floor.
A carved wooden Buddha overlooks the shaded central garden courtyard, which is surrounded by eight rooms with canopy beds and colonial-style interiors.
Great spotted woodpeckers can be glimpsed in the canopy of mature willow and ash trees as they search for insects inside dead branches.
In the south transept of the church is the tomb of the founder; the figure of Galeazzo guarded by angels lies under a marble canopy, with the Madonna in a niche above.
The old oak, quite transfigured, spreading out a canopy of sappy dark-green foliage, stood rapt and slightly trembling in the rays of the evening sun.
Cones were counted in a 0.5 x 0.5 meter quadrat thrown under the canopy of pine trees.
A scaffold platform has been built over the shop side of the concourse to allow glazing of the first section of the canopy.
All surfaces were graced with a pleasing canopy, typical of SER design.
The two lines of posts are the remains of the original SER canopy struts which were literally sawn off.
The five canopy supporting struts still remain, however, as does the original valance design.
These were each protected by a canopy typical of SER character, from the cross-sectional design to the valance pattern.
Extra features found on more expensive strollers might include a canopy to keep the sun or rain off your child.
LoveToKnow Furniture is the place to find information about everything from desk chairs to canopy beds--and where to buy them.
The bed styles even include the Wilshire, a platform bed with a canopy.
Get rid of your bed with a canopy or beams going across the mattress part between the posts.
You can also create an attractive canopy over a bed by using two ceiling mounted rods.
Each chandelier comes with aged candle drip sleeves that hold 40 watt bulbs, a ceiling canopy, mounting bracket, and a chain or hooks for hanging.
A canopy bed is a must for some princesses, or you might want to stylize the bed in the form of a princess carriage straight out of Cinderella.
Gauzy fabric gathering around a ring can anchor a canopy that can fall around the head of the bed.
Carve an office space out of your bedroom, or create a sexy canopy around your bed.
Choose a four-poster bed with a lace canopy to complete your design.
A mandap is a canopy supported by pillars in which the ceremony takes place.
For smaller areas, like backyards, renting several small canopy tents to house the cake, food, drinks and dance floor may be more practical for the space you are working in.
Companies like Total Events Management and American Party Place offer tent and canopy rentals and advice on sizing.
Putting a deposit down on a wedding tent or canopy is a good idea, even if you don't end up using it.
The canopy, called the chuppah, represents the marital house and life that the bride and groom will be building together starting with the ceremony.
Designers have moved away from riots of flowers suggestive of overgrown jungles, and there are some lovely, delicate prints and colors out there in the tropical bedding lines, even for canopy beds.
If you've considered changing the look of your bedroom, you might be interested in learning about a few canopy bed curtain ideas.
In addition to the natural elegance and grace canopy beds exude, the curtains used to accent them also contribute greatly to the room's ambiance.
Canopy beds are often associated with an old world sort of grandeur, and may conjure up images of Victorian-themed décors or, perhaps more commonly, a young girl's bedroom done in shades of pink and white.
Both images are quite telling of the canopy bed's quintessential charm and elegance.
In later periods, people enjoyed the privacy curtained canopy beds provided.
Given their primary usage, the earliest canopy beds were not at all decorative.
Today, traditional canopy beds feature four tall posts at each corner of the bed.
No matter what type of style you prefer, light and floral, rich and regal, or perhaps crisp and modern, you are guaranteed to find the canopy bed curtains that best suit your needs.
If you're going to the trouble of placing a bed as ornate as a canopy bed in your room, chances are color will matter to you.
Bear that in mind, too, when shopping for your canopy bed curtains.
With these canopy bed curtain ideas in mind, you might feel prepared to begin hunting down a few sets to add to your linen closet.
Canopy bed curtains are readily available at a variety of stores, at a wide range of price points.
If you're on a budget, pay a visit to Walmart or Overstock, which feature a great selection of canopy bed curtains at reasonable prices.
Sky walk tours through platforms and bridges built in the jungle canopy.
The Canyon Canopy Adventure is the best of the best.
These beds tend to be scale versions of the four poster and canopy bed designs, but can also be found in contemporary and colonial styles as well.
A canvas canopy provides sunscreen as well as some protection during showers.
If you must prune green leaves, imagine an imaginary line across the bottom of the canopy.
The type of light depends on the type of plants you grow, size of the growing area and the distance from the top of the plant canopy to the bottom of the light.
Choose a fan with a canopy, the decorative piece that attaches to the ceiling, which will cover the existing opening.
Have an assistant hold the fan motor while you connect the fan's canopy to the ceiling plate.
The track will run over a junction box mounted in the ceiling known as a canopy.
Made of yellow balau hardwood, it features a washable cream cotton canopy.
Retracing our steps to the middle of the canopy we can now ascend the narrow stairway to the terrace above.
The Railroad supplied and erected steelwork for an extended canopy.
The external steelwork has been added for the balcony and canopy and a lot of safety equipment is now in place within the frame.
You could even add further streamers from each balloon cluster to a single central point in the ceiling creating a very colorful canopy effect!
The canopy provides power to all the lights on the track at once.
After that, it's a matter of bolting the track and connecting it to the canopy to illuminate your home room.
The component in the fixture that will fit over it is called the canopy and should completely cover the opening if you don't want to deal with cosmetic issues later.
Buy a fixture with a canopy (ceiling cover) that's large enough to conceal the existing cutout in your ceiling or wall.
Visitors walk along a spiraling uphill path while brightly colored butterflies land at their feet and twittering birds circle the open space in the rainforest canopy.
Canopy beds can be of any size, but most canopies for children are twin-sized.
Kids canopy beds range in style from simple, steel-frame beds to elaborate hand-carved works of art.
In the preschool years, a canopy bed is perfect for creating a fairytale princess castle.
As your daughter grows, canopy covers and bedding can be easily changed to suit her evolving tastes.
And in the often turbulent teen years, a canopy bed can offer the illusion of a faraway retreat.
Pictures generally show a put-together canopy, complete with frame, mattress, canopy cloth, and bedding, but that is rarely what you will receive in the box.
Once you have ordered your canopy bed, you will need to select the linens.
After all, a canopy bed without the linens is just a four-poster bed!
Canopy linens are available in a wide range of styles, from elegant simplicity to elaborate decadence.
Artistic Sensations offers canopy bedding in sizes from baby to queen.
Specialty Linens sells canopy tops and matching bedding in twin- and full-sized.
For a simple, inexpensive canopy, you can drape any fabric, gauze, or netting over your frame to create a unique look.
If you would rather not spend the time or the money shopping for a new bed, you can still create the effect of a kids canopy bed.
Buy a ready-made canopy and suspend from the ceiling.
A white-gold canopy and lacy tent complete the look.
The children's zoo has black bears, red wolves and beavers, as well as the fun Treetop Canopy Climbing Adventure.
Here, a $70 million laser light canopy covers the pedestrian zone on Fremont Street.
Every evening, on the hour, from dusk until midnight, the canopy comes alive with synchronized lights and music - all overhead.
The Fremont Experience - This multi-media presentation (pictured above) is a $70 laser light canopy that covers the pedestrian zone on Fremont Street.
Shade is important in the summer, so make sure you have a patio umbrella or two or some kind of canopy.
The couples and their families are usually some of the nicest people you'll ever see on television, but the weddings themselves feature everything from a dog as the best man to a canopy made from empty beer cans.
These require an onboard astromech droid in the "copilot's" seat outside the canopy.
Her eyes fell to the entryway in front of the elegant building in which she stayed, then to the street further down, where several forms moved from beneath a canopy, trailed by a shadow darker than night.
He'd left her there. She cursed herself for insisting on resting and paused, looking up at the cloudy sky visible through the overhead canopy.
Kiki gave him a fiery look but moved to the nearest tree. Kris watched him scale the large tree and disappear beyond the canopy of leaves.
The margin of this supposed footprint is ornamented with gems, and a wooden canopy protects it from the weather.
The Albert Memorial, Kensington Gardens, was erected (1872) by " Queen Victoria and her People to the memory of Albert, Prince Consort," from the designs of Sir Gilbert Scott, with a statue of the Prince (1876) by John Henry Foley beneath a huge ornate Gothic canopy.
Rhyn scampered down the tree and fell far enough to knock his breath out. Demons flew overhead, unable to see through the canopy. He froze, watching them circle then leave, and stood, catching his breath. Fear penetrated him, colder than the rain. Katie was vulnerable. Gabe was vulnerable.
As fast as Kris ran, he couldn't catch her. He grew more baffled when she seemed to pull ahead of him without any sign of the exhaustion she'd showed when they stopped. Desperation could motivate, and so could fear for her sister. He pushed himself harder to catch her. Thunder boomed overhead. Forms he assumed were demons swooped above the canopy, casting shadows. He caught glimpses of fur and wings through leaves and ran until his chest was heaving. Hannah remained ahead of him, though he realized he was beginning to gain on her. He had to reach her before the demons did and swept her away, as they had Kiki.
Camp fires from Landis's men and allies made the forest canopy glow in patches as far as he could see.
Take the time to learn as much as you can about basic aerodynamics and the canopy in which you fly.
This would involve mounting anemometers at least 4 heights within the canopy and 4 heights above.
The pinnacles are covered with life, from the kelp canopy at the top down to the burrowing anemones on the silty bottom.
These animals are generally arboreal in habit, hunting in the trees and forest canopy.
Master suite The Master suite is furnished with a king sized bed and wrought iron bedstead with four poster ivory canopy.
All other rooms have antique brass, wrought iron or period wooden bedsteads - one with a canopy over.
You need to gently learn the fine art of swooping your canopy, not just boogie on down and swing on a toggle!
The pitched-roof crÃ¨me brick building on the left has never had canopy protection.
A wide glazed canopy will lead into a foyer beneath the main assembly chamber.
When sports are shown there is a retractable canopy in the ceiling that closes to remove any glare on the screen.
Lateral stems, or stolons, formed by these grasses result in a dense turf canopy, even at low mowing heights.
The ancient well was subsequently enclosed within an ornate stone canopy which still may be seen on the park's boundary today.
Above is a Gothic arched canopy covering the old holy spring.
A canopy tower on the hill enables us to watch canopy tower on the hill enables us to watch canopy foothill flocks.
Above the cooker the couple chose a coordinating pine extractor fan canopy, again bespoke to fit the fan that they had ordered.
Studying the rainforest canopy " Scientists know less about the upper canopy of the tropical rainforest than they do about the Moon!
All workshops will take place under a sun canopy.
Baumatic stainless steel range cooker (propane gas hob) with extractor hood in stainless steel matching canopy above.
Before long they also started to dress the lighting canopy with hanging foil decorations - and sales rocketed.
Contemporary maple kitchen units with blasted glass cabinets, granite work surfaces, fitted dishwasher, refrigerator and chrome Range cooker with canopy.
On balance, for a relatively inexperienced jumper with a relatively docile canopy, an RSL is a good idea.
In order to ensure that there is mahogany in the future, fairly drastic opening of the canopy will be required.
On the left, below the canopy, is Worsley dry dock - the oldest dry dock on the canal sysytem.
Seeing them on the canopy gives an idea of scale, they seem quite small on the backdrop of the brick facade.
For night visits of the canopy walkway at Kakum, you should bring a powerful flashlight.
They were difficult to see, only one small feeding flock found which stayed in very close canopy cover.
Remember to do the three checks; Airspace, Alti and DZ, before starting any exercises and to respect all other canopy flyers.
At the back of the church is the octagonal font surmounted by a memorial canopy given by Flintshire Cricket Club.
Known as the Kittyhawk IV in RAF service the aircraft also featured a lengthened fuselage and redesigned canopy.
Do not build a greenhouse beneath the canopy of a tree - falling debris could damage the glass.
From our base at the comfortable Oropendola Lodge we'll be able to explore the trails, oxbow lakes and visit nearby canopy platforms.
Judging the height to dive a canopy into a swoop landing is not easy.
The Influence of Tree Canopy An often overlooked point when calculating tree shadow lengths is the radial distance of the crown spread.
Under the canopy of trees the lime green leaves seemed almost luminescent.
In another area he has started to grow shiitake mushrooms under a graceful canopy, a living tunnel of woven willow trees.
Since dormice are strictly nocturnal and usually forage in the tree canopy, the chance of coming across any is extremely unlikely.
Her body lay in state in a coffin covered in a black velvet pall under a canopy in the black draped dining room.
You will also be taught how to fly a square parachute, allowing you to enjoy the canopy flight as well as the freefall.
David Cowman talks of his experience on his first advanced canopy piloting course.
There is an interesting Bee and Butterfly stained glass window, stone carvings and a splendid 17th century pulpit and canopy.
No need to buy separate sun canopy as both the front panels and side panels also are fully removable for use as sun canopy.
The middle canopy consists of smaller trees such as teak and Asian rosewood.
The freely-draining limestone soils give rise to a canopy generally dominated by ash with hazel, and occasional rowan and holly in the understorey.
Beneath a rather shoddy canopy, a pathetic looking child.
Flora The tree canopy is dominated by mature silver birch with occasional oak and rowan.
The famous Plymouth Rock, a granite boulder on which the Pilgrims are said to have landed from the shallop of the "Mayflower," lies on the harbour shore near the site of the first houses built on Leyden Street, and is now sheltered by a granite canopy.
These cribs also can have posters, four spindles that reach up towards the ceiling and allow Mom and Dad to add a canopy to the crib if they choose.
You may want to invest in a canopy bed to complete the overall theme.
By the late 1870s, over 150,000 trees were planted in the park, many of which are the blue gum eucalyptus trees that still provide the lovely canopy and fresh scent that the park is know for to this day.
The museum was completely redesigned and reopened in 2005, featuring a distinctive tower that rises above the canopy of eucalyptus trees and can be seen from many areas of the city.
You'll never have to fool around with a beach umbrella again if you have a canopy chair.
At the popular site Swimsuits Just for Us, you can get the Tropical Canopy suit with matching sarong.
Here Barbie has a beautiful canopy bed and closet/dresser complete with hangers (clothing not included).
They include handles, wheels and a canopy to keep the baby protected from the sun.
There are many fun touches that girls will love including a dollhouse headboard, a daisy chain lamp, and a canopy bed.
This four-post bed canopy fits standard twin-sized beds.
The canopy is available at Toys 'R' Us and Babies 'R' Us.
Few things represent childhood innocence quite like kids canopy beds.
This frame is generally covered by fabric or netting to create a canopy over the bed.
The tomb of William I., the founder's father - a magnificent porphyry sarcophagus contemporary with the church, under a marble pillared canopy - and the founder William II.'s tomb, erected in 1575, were both shattered by a fire, which in 1811 broke out in the choir, injuring some of the mosaics, and destroying all the fine walnut choir-fittings, the organs, and most of the choir roof.
The smaller pendants are innumerable; in the canopy above the Imperial Spring it is estimated that 40,000 are visible at once.
P. Pinea is the stone pine of "Italy; its spreading rounded canopy of light green foliage, supported on a tall and often branchless trunk, forms a striking feature of the landscape in that country, as well as in some other Mediterranean lands.
There was a large balcony extending along the front of the house which was fitted with a canopy and hangings of crimson damask silk.
There was a beautiful canopy for Ozma and her guests to sit under and watch the people run races and jump and wrestle.
Rahere's tomb remains in the church; the canopy is Perpendicular work, but the effigy is believed to be original.
The shrine of St Sebald, in the church of St Sebald, consisting of a bronze sarcophagus and canopy, in the richest Gothic style, adorned with numerous statues and reliefs, is looked upon as one of the greatest achievements of German art.
The architects of the mosques have made a skilful use of the semi-dome in the support of the main dome of the building, and in the consequent extension of the arched canopy that spreads over the worshipper.
Kris looked up in time to see Kiki crash through the canopy and plummet towards the ground. Kris gasped and sprung forward. A streak of black crossed his vision as a flying demon snatched Kiki out of the air.
Some human bones found on this hill when the town waterworks were built in 1855 have been placed in a chamber in the top of the canopy over the Rock.
Its general plainness contrasts with the elaborate carving of the stone canopy which shelters the southern portal.
Still unsatisfied, he next retired to the jungle of Uruvela, on the most northerly spur of the Vindhya range of mountains, and there for six years, attended by five faithful disciples, he gave himself up to the severest penance and self-torture, till his fame as an ascetic spread in all the country round about "like the sound," says the Burmese chronicle, "of a great bell hung in the canopy of the skies."
He looked up instinctively, sensing something different about this thunder. It didn't sound like the rumbling thunder he'd heard in the mortal world. It sounded like an explosion in the sky. The jungle canopy blocked his view, so he leapt up to catch the branch of the nearest tree. He scaled the tree quickly, stopping only when he broke through the layers of leaves. More tiny explosions came, and he twisted to see what they were.
Of these by far the most remarkable is the Scott monument in East Princes Street Gardens, designed by George Meikle Kemp (1795-1844); it is in the form of a spiral Gothic cross with a central canopy beneath which is a seated statue of Scott with his dog " Maida " at his side, by Sir John Steell, the niches being occupied by characters in Sir Walter's writings.
The rich background with gold decoration in relief is characteristic. There is also a late altarpiece by Perugino (1521) and a fine early Renaissance canopy by Rocco da Vicenza (1515).
He flew through the air, drawing the attention of nearby demons in midflight. He saw them shift directions and dart towards him just before he dipped beneath the jungle canopy again.
The insignia (pontificalia or pontificals) of the Roman Catholic bishop are (I) a ring with a jewel, symbolizing fidelity to the church, (2) the pastoral staff, (3) the pectoral cross, (4) the vestments, consisting of the caligae, stockings and sandals, the tunicle, and purple gloves, (5) the mitre, symbol of the royal priesthood, (6) the throne (cathedra), surmounted by a baldachin or canopy, on the gospel side of the choir in the cathedral church.