windshield

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noun wind·shield \ˈwin(d)-ˌshēld\

Definition of windshield

  1. :  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

  1. The car had a damaged windshield.

1902

First Known Use of windshield

1902



WINDSHIELD Defined for English Language Learners

windshield

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noun wind·shield \ˈwin(d)-ˌshēld\

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

windshield

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noun wind·shield \ˈwind-ˌshēld\

Definition of windshield for Students

  1. :  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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