a window into/on

idiom

: something that makes it possible to see or understand something clearly
This knowledge opens a window into your opponent's mind.
The book gives the reader a window on war.

Examples of a window into/on in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The results Tuesday — as well as the upcoming general election — will also offer a window into where voters’ heads are at as the city moves toward to the next mayoral election and City Council races in 2025. Michael Gartland, New York Daily News, 26 June 2024 The allegations provide a window into the scale and force of this Israeli operation to free hostages taken during the attack on Israel last October. Mohammad Al Sawalhi, CNN, 26 June 2024 Find your favorite genre: Three new memoirs tell stories of struggle and resilience, while five recent historical novels offer a window into other times. Carl Hoffman, Washington Post, 24 June 2024 Lung cancer blogs are a window into the real world. Sarah Scott, Verywell Health, 11 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for a window into/on 

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“A window into/on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20window%20into%2Fon. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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