window


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  • noun

Synonyms for window

aperture

Synonyms for window

a transparent opening in a vehicle that allow vision out of the sides or back

a transparent panel (as of an envelope) inserted in an otherwise opaque material

an opening that resembles a window in appearance or function

Related Words

the time period that is considered best for starting or finishing something

a pane of glass in a window

an opening in a wall or screen that admits light and air and through which customers can be served

(computer science) a rectangular part of a computer screen that contains a display different from the rest of the screen

References in classic literature ?
She stole on tiptoe to the window, as cautiously as if she conceived some bloody-minded villain to be watching behind the elm-tree, with intent to take her life.
Paralyzed, while it lasted, by the mere brush of the question, I let him go a little, so that, with a deep-drawn sigh, he turned away from me again; which, as he faced toward the clear window, I suffered, feeling that I had nothing now there to keep him from.
Jeremiah Cobb sat at his lonely supper at the table by the kitchen window.
She leaned forward and pressed her face against the window just as the carriage gave a big jolt.
The window of the room on the ground-floor was uncovered and partly open, but no living creature came near it.
As soon as he was gone, Polynesia crept downstairs and left the palace by the pantry window.
I want to have a nice, quiet flat, with ordinary doors and windows and a wife inside it, like anybody else
Next morning the Sultan looked out of the window towards Aladdin's palace and rubbed his eyes, for it was gone.
But there were signs that this window had been recently open; the cobwebs were disturbed, and there were fresh dirty footmarks upon the window-sill.
With joy I hurried to the window, and saw drive into the yard two great leiter-wagons, each drawn by eight sturdy horses, and at the head of each pair a Slovak, with his wide hat, great nail-studded belt, dirty sheepskin, and high boots.
Every now and then a haze of smoke from some nearer conflagra- tion drove across the window and hid the Martian shapes.
The window whence the noise proceeded was opposite the opening by which the count could see into the dressing-room.
In my last report I ended upon my top note with Barrymore at the window, and now I have quite a budget already which will, unless I am much mistaken, considerably surprise you.
At a wooden table in front of the window, which normally looked out on this landscape, sat two men in plain clothes, but with something of a military bearing, for indeed they were the two chiefs of the detective service of that district.
These people had a little window at the back of their house from which a splendid garden could be seen, which was full of the most beautiful flowers and herbs.