bowfront

adjective
bow·front | \ˈbō-ˌfrənt \

Definition of bowfront 

1 : having an outward curving front bowfront furniture

2 : having a bow window in front bowfront houses

First Known Use of bowfront

1918, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about bowfront

Dictionary Entries near bowfront

bowet

bow fast

bowfin

bowfront

bowgrace

bow hair

bow hand

Statistics for bowfront

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for bowfront

The first known use of bowfront was in 1918

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on bowfront

See words that rhyme with bowfront

Comments on bowfront

What made you want to look up bowfront? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to reject or criticize sharply

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!