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The meaning of Window

Window – definition


An opening in the wall or roof of a building or vehicle, fitted with glass in a frame to admit light or air and allow people to see out.

Usage examples:

The apartments and penthouses have double-glazed redwood framed windows, fitted kitchens and gas-fi…

A transparent panel on an envelope to show an address.

Usage examples:

This results in yellowed envelopes, shrunken address windows, and brittle paper.

A framed area on a display screen for viewing information.

Usage examples:

The viewer gets the video and audio directly into his internet browser window.

An interval or opportunity for action.

Usage examples:

The parliamentary recess offers a good window for a bid

A range of electromagnetic wavelengths for which a medium (especially the atmosphere) is transparent.

Usage examples:

All of these windows are in infrared wavelengths, and they are narrow, like the gaps between the sl…

Strips of metal foil dispersed in the air to obstruct radar detection.


An opening in the wall of a building or vehicle, usually covered with glass, to let light and air in and to allow people inside to see out

Usage examples:

To open/close a window, from her bedroom window she could see a lovely garden., we walked along fif…

One of the separate areas that can be opened and moved around on a computer screen to use particular programs

Usage examples:

The information appeared in a new window., click on/close/open a window, maximize/minimize/move a w…

Window translation into English

Window: translate from English into Chinese

Translate window into Chinese (Simplified)}
窗户, 窗口, 窗, 窗子, 囱

Window: translate from English into Dutch

Translate window into Dutch}
Venster, Raam, Etalage, Loket, Opening, Van vensters voorzien

Window: translate from English into French

Translate window into French}
La fenêtre, Fenêtre, Vitre, Guichet, Vitrine, Hublot, Glace, Créneau, Carreau

Window: translate from English into German

Translate window into German}
Fenster, Scheibe, Schaufenster, Schalter, Auslage, Gelegenheit

Window: translate from English into Hindi

Translate window into Hindi}
खिड़की, गवाक्ष

Window: translate from English into Italian

Translate window into Italian}
Finestra, Finestrino, Vetrina, Sportello, Luce

Window: translate from English into Korean

Translate window into Korean}
창문, 창, 윈도, 창구, 창틀, 실행 기간, 장식창, 관찰할 기회, 예정기일의 차이, 창을 내다

Window: translate from English into Russian

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Окно, Оконный, Окошко, Витрина

Window: translate from English into Spanish

Translate window into Spanish}
Ventana, Ventanilla, Escaparate, Vidriera, Luneta, Alta

Word origin

Middle English: from Old Norse vindauga, from vindr ‘wind’ + auga ‘eye’.

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