stained glass Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “stained glass” in the English Dictionary

"stained glass" in American English

See all translations

stained glassnoun [U]

 us   /ˈsteɪnd ˈɡlæs/
pieces of ​colored glass that have been ​joined to ​form a ​picture or ​pattern, used esp. in the ​windows of ​churches
(Definition of stained glass from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stained glass”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤用于教堂窗户的)彩色玻璃…
in Turkish vitray…
in Russian витражное стекло…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤用於教堂窗戶的)彩色玻璃…
in Polish witraż…
What is the pronunciation of stained glass?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

parade

a large number of people walking or in vehicles, all going in the same direction, usually as part of a public celebration of something

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More