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The meaning of Sill

Sill – definition


A shelf or slab of stone, wood, or metal at the foot of a window opening or doorway.

Usage examples:

The designer suggested shortening window openings on one side of the kitchen, where sills were only…

A flat, horizontal piece, usually of wood, forming the base of the frame of a window

Usage examples:

She leaned on the sill and looked out through the open window.

Sill translation into English

Sill: translate from English into Chinese

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窗台, 门槛, 槛, 阈, 阃, 柣

Sill: translate from English into Dutch

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Dorpel, Drempel

Sill: translate from English into French

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Seuil, Rebord, Appui, Bas de marche

Sill: translate from English into German

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Schwelle, Fensterbrett, Sims, Fenstersims, Türleiste

Sill: translate from English into Hindi

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देहली, दासा, चौखट, देहलीज

Sill: translate from English into Italian

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Davanzale, Soglia, Predellino

Sill: translate from English into Korean

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문턱, 갱도의 바닥

Sill: translate from English into Russian

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Подоконник, Порог, Лежень, Нижний брус, Почва угольного пласта

Sill: translate from English into Spanish

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Umbral, Solera, Alféizar de ventana, Capa

Word origin

Old English syll, sylle ‘horizontal beam forming a foundation’, of Germanic origin; related to German Schwelle ‘threshold’.

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