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Meaning of “ledge” - Learner’s Dictionary

ledge

noun [C]
 
 
/ledʒ/
a long, flat surface that comes out under a window or from the side of a mountain: The birds landed on a ledge about halfway up the cliff.Hills and mountainsWindows and parts of windows
Translations of “ledge”
in Arabic حافة…
in Korean 턱…
in Malaysian belebas…
in French rebord, corniche…
in Turkish pervaz, çıkıntı, pencere altı kenarı…
in Italian davanzale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 壁架,橫檔…
in Russian выступ…
in Polish parapet, półka…
in Vietnamese gờ, rìa…
in Spanish repisa, alféizar, estante…
in Portuguese peitoril…
in Thai ชั้นที่ยื่นออกจากผนัง…
in German der Sims, der Rand…
in Catalan ampit…
in Japanese 窓の下枠…
in Indonesian tubir, langkan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 壁架,横档…
(Definition of ledge from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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