Translation of alcove in Spanish:

alcove

hueco, n.

Pronunciation /ˈalkəʊv//ˈælˌkoʊv/

noun

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    (recess) hueco masculine
    (niche) hornacina feminine
    (niche) nicho masculine
    • They were headed farther down, several levels below the room they'd been in the day before, hoping to find more than empty rooms and bare alcoves.
    • They headed to the control room, a small alcove in the wall with a window cut out of it to see the entire hangar.
    • The muted lighting seeping from recessed light fixtures in alcoves along the wall cast many a shadow throughout the room.
    • The interior was pleasant and interesting: an historic village inn which had been well refurbished, with beams exposed on the ceiling, an open fire and lots of little rooms and alcoves.
    • Caregiver stations between patient rooms are ergonomically measured, adjustable stands built into wall alcoves.
    • I remember the alcoves round the walls, with glass chandeliers, like water fountains.
    • They emerged into a large natural cavern that had been modified by adding cells and alcoves around the wall.
    • Brick alcoves in the walls are set off with ornamental urns with pot plants.
    • Each wall was aligned with alcoves that curved around statues.
    • Looking around the room again, he discovered an alcove in the wall next to the table.
    • She sleeps in the alcove of an old wall that once formed the perimeter of a Maharaja's palace.
    • This is a tranquil lofty space, white-painted, lined down each wall with illuminated rendered alcoves and upholstered benches.
    • Recessed, arched alcoves terminating in solid plank wooden doors were placed about every 10 paces on alternate sides of the corridor.
    • There were also many alcoves built into the wall on top of one another.
    • Elegantly erotic statues stood once more in alcoves around the room, and the massive murals were nearly finished.
    • In the alcoves and rooms once assumed empty, rows and columns blinked their patient attention.
    • The room's alcoves ensure that plenty of storage units could be installed without creating a cramped feeling.
    • Happell translated this brief into a curvy front counter with bright lights, white walls and little yellow-tiled alcoves, dominated by a large deep red menu board.
    • Large social gatherings usually take place in a special room with two alcoves built into a wall.
    • Liz continued backwards into one of the alcoves and struck the wall below one of the windows.