storm window

noun
Updated on: 4 Mar 2018

Definition of storm window

: a sash placed outside an ordinary window as a protection against severe weather called also storm sash

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First Known Use of storm window

circa 1888


STORM WINDOW Defined for English Language Learners

storm window

Definition of storm window for English Language Learners

  • : a second window that covers the usual outside window of a building for protection against cold and bad weather


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