Meaning of “window” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈwɪndəʊ/

A1 a space in the wall of a building or vehicle that has glass in it, used for letting light and air inside and for looking through:

Open the window if you're too hot.
I could see the children's faces at the window.
a window frame/ledge

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B1 a separate area on a computer screen showing information and which you can move around:

to minimize/maximize a window
→ See also French windows

(Definition of “window” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)