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Definition of Window


  1. An opening in the wall of a building for the admission of light and air, usually closed by casements or sashes containing some transparent material, as glass, and capable of being opened and shut at pleasure.
  2. The shutter, casement, sash with its fittings, or other framework, which closes a window opening.
  3. A figure formed of lines crossing each other.
  4. To furnish with windows.
  5. To place at or in a window.

Window Quotations

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
Denis Waitley

People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball. I'll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.
Rogers Hornsby

Don't waste a minute not being happy. If one window closes, run to the next window- or break down a door.
Brooke Shields

Every man has the right to risk his own life in order to preserve it. Has it ever been said that a man who throws himself out the window to escape from a fire is guilty of suicide?
Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Freedom is the open window through which pours the sunlight of the human spirit and human dignity.
Herbert Hoover
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Window Translations

window in Afrikaans is venster
window in Danish is vindue
window in Dutch is raam, venster
window in Finnish is ikkuna
window in German is Bildschirmfenster, Fenster, Fenster
window in Hungarian is ablak
window in Italian is fetta, finestra, finestrino, oblo
window in Latin is fenestra
window in Norwegian is vindu, luke
window in Portuguese is bilheteria, janela, bilheteira
window in Spanish is ventana, tarazon, taquilla, portilla
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