Pronunciation of Banquette  

English Meaning

A raised way or foot bank, running along the inside of a parapet, on which musketeers stand to fire upon the enemy.

  1. A platform lining a trench or parapet wall on which soldiers may stand when firing.
  2. Southern Louisiana & East Texas A raised sidewalk: "The flower of loafers . . . was found stretched on the banquette on Tuesday night” ( New Orleans Daily Picayune). See Regional Note at beignet.
  3. A long upholstered bench placed against or built into a wall.
  4. A ledge or shelf, as on a buffet.


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.


Found Wrong Meaning for Banquette?

Name :

Email :

Details :