Simple Definition of awning
: a piece of cloth on a frame that sticks out over a door or window and provides shelter from sun, rain, snow, etc.
Full Definition of awning
: a rooflike cover extending over or in front of a place (as over the deck or in front of a door or window) as a shelter
Examples of awning
<stayed under the awning outside the shop during the rainstorm>
Origin of awning
First Known Use: 1582
AWNING Defined for Kids
Definition of awning
: a cover (as of canvas) that shades or shelters like a roof
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