Adjective "Adobe" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Adobe


    Definition:

    1. sun-dried brick made of clay and straw, in common use in countries having little rainfall.

    2. a yellow silt or clay, deposited by rivers, used to make bricks.

    3. a building constructed of adobe.

    4. a dark, heavy soil, containing clay.

    Examples:

    "walls can be adobe."

    "huts can be adobe."

    "houses can be adobe."

    "buildings can be adobe."