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Synonyms for awning

Synonyms for awning

a canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain or sun

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Boggs rode up before the biggest store in town, and bent his head down so he could see under the curtain of the awning and yells:
An awning above their heads protected them from the heat of the sun, and the breeze which the boat made aired them softly.
The quarter-deck awnings were up, and the benches and gangways crowded with scores of rosy children, bustling nursemaids; ladies in the prettiest pink bonnets and summer dresses; gentlemen in travelling caps and linen-jackets, whose mustachios had just begun to sprout for the ensuing tour; and stout trim old veterans with starched neckcloths and neat-brushed hats, such as have invaded Europe any time since the conclusion of the war, and carry the national Goddem into every city of the Continent.
Next morning we left for Geneva on top of the diligence, under shelter of a gay awning.
We abandoned the fore-peak altogether, and spreading an awning over the forecastle, slept, ate, and lounged under it the live-long day.
They saw the galleys along the beach, which, lowering their awnings, displayed themselves decked with streamers and pennons that trembled in the breeze and kissed and swept the water, while on board the bugles, trumpets, and clarions were sounding and filling the air far and near with melodious warlike notes.
The passengers probably spend the long, blazing days looking out from under the awnings at Vesuvius and the beautiful city--and in swearing.
To win, send a postcard with your name and address to: Sunday Mirror/Wickes Awning Offer, Rosedale House, Rosedale Road, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 2SZ.
Getting an awning down in New York is no simple feat either, and a special law had to be passed to rid the area of what Pisark deemed the "monster canopies.
Glen Raven Mills Custom Fabrics Division, a leading producer of outdoor fabrics, has added several new styles and colors to its registered trademark line Sunbrella, in both furniture and awning fabrics.
Mueller took a drawing, with dimensions, of his trapezoid-shaped sandbox to an awning maker (listed in the yellow pages under Awnings).
Combining the functionality of indoor leisure space with the beauty and vitality of shade trees, waterfalls and other natural landscape elements, an outdoor living space becomes an extension of the homeowner's lifestyle," said Michelle Sahlin, managing director of the Professional Awning Manufacturers Association (PAMA).
Every little blind company in the country that sold an awning a year suddenly thought they were commercial awning experts.
On display in the Somfy booth #4827, will be exterior window covering and awning motors, and a variety of RTS accessories to help anyone build the ultimate motorized outdoor living space.