Definitions for "Wainscot"
A wooden lining or boarding of the walls of apartments, usually made in panels.
In Christian church architecture: the wooden paneling of pews.
a covering on the lower part of the wall that is different than the rest of the wall. The wainscot is typically about three feet high. Tongue and groove wood is a popular wainscot covering.
Keywords:  panelwork, oaken, hall, timber, boards
Oaken timber or boarding.
To line with boards or panelwork, or as if with panelwork; as, to wainscot a hall.
Any one of numerous species of European moths of the family Leucanidæ.