awning Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"awning" in British English

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awningnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɔː.nɪŋ/  us   /ˈɑː-/ (US also sunshade)
a ​cloth or ​plasticcoverfastened to a ​building or ​structure and ​supported by a ​frame that is used to ​protect someone or something from the ​sun or ​rain: The ​gailystriped awnings of the ​marketstalls made an ​attractivescene.
(Definition of awning from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"awning" in American English

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awningnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɔ·nɪŋ/
a ​piece of ​materialsupported by a ​frame and used to ​protectpart of a ​building from the ​sun or ​rain
(Definition of awning from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “awning”
in Spanish Toldo…
in Vietnamese vải che…
in Malaysian sengkuap…
in Thai กันสาด…
in Chinese (Simplified) (门窗等前面的)雨篷,凉篷,遮篷…
in Indonesian kanopi…
in Chinese (Traditional) (門窗等前面的)雨篷,遮篷…
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