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awning

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noun aw·ning \ˈȯ-niŋ, ˈä-niŋ\

Definition of awning

  1. :  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

awningedplay \-niŋd\ adjective


Examples of awning in a sentence

  1. <stayed under the awning outside the shop during the rainstorm>



Origin of awning

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1582


AWNING Defined for Kids

awning

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noun aw·ning \ˈȯ-niŋ\

Definition of awning for Students

  1. :  a cover (as of canvas) that shades or shelters like a roof





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