Definition of windshield
: a transparent screen (as of glass) that protects the occupants of a vehicle; especially : one in front of the occupants
Examples of windshield in a Sentence
The car had a damaged windshield.
Recent Examples of windshield from the Web
To help off-roaders chronicle their exploits, there is a GoPro video camera mount on the windshield.
The one carrying him to his final resting place had to stop several times along the way to clear flowers tossed onto the windshield.
The Chevy emblem was missing from the grill and the windshield was cracked, police reports say.
The Concept Link also ditches your typical instrument cluster and instead pipes in relevant information onto a display embedded in the windshield.
Chris will be one of 40 soldiers who will be honored in Sunday’s race – including James McClamrock of Concord, who died three months after Chris and whose name will appear in Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s windshield.
Tropical, 80-degree warmth returned to the Plains on Thursday, fueling severe thunderstorms that smashed windshields with 3-inch diameter hail near Idalia, Colo.
The windshield actually few over these trees and in to the swimming pool area.
Not like the 617 HP SLR Roadster was slow by any means, but thanks to lots of carbon fiber and the loss of any kind of roof, traditional windshield, A/C system and power windows, the Speedster should weigh about 440 pounds less than the Roadster.
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First Known Use of windshield
WINDSHIELD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of windshield for English Language Learners
: the window at the front of a car, truck, etc., that protects the driver and passengers
: a piece of glass above the handlebars of a motorcycle that protects the rider
WINDSHIELD Defined for Kids
Definition of windshield for Students
: a clear screen (as of glass) attached to the body of a vehicle (as a car) in front of the riders to protect them from the wind
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