meaning of bay window

bay window meaning in General Dictionary

a screen developing a bay or recess in a space and projecting outward through the wall in a choice of a rectangular polygonal or semicircular type usually corruptly labeled as a bow-window

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  • slang for a paunch
  • a window that sticks out from the external wall of a residence
  • A window forming a bay or recess in a space, and projecting outward from wall surface, either in a rectangular, polygonal, or semicircular kind; -- usually corruptly labeled as a bow window.

bay window meaning in General Dictionary

A window developing a bay or recess in a space, and projecting outward through the wall, in a choice of a rectangular, polygonal, or semicircular form; -- often corruptly labeled as a bow window.


Sentence Examples with the word bay window

Staring out the bay window at the old house, she abandoned her coffee cup on the window sill.

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