awning

All Noun Verb
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  • Info An awning or overhang is a secondary covering attached to the exterior wall of a building. more...
  • All the next day she sat under the yellow awning, but she sat alone. Cited from Bebee, by Ouida [AKA: Maria Louise de la Ramee]
  • Awnings without sides do not provide as much sun protection as those with sides.
  • He threw himself down again by the fire with his back to the awning. Cited from The Earth Trembled, by E.P. Roe
  • It was found several hours later on the awning of a nearby building.
  • These were very much like the old machines with awnings spread above them. Cited from A History of Aeronautics, by E. Charles Vivian
  • The building has many windows and a large awning runs parallel to one side.
  • His first order was for an awning, for which he received five hundred dollars.
  • There was usually an awning drawn across to keep off the sun. Cited from Fasti, by Ovid
  • Nearly all the members of the company were out on deck, under awnings. Cited from The Moving Picture Girls at Sea, by Laura Lee Hope
  • No, it must be the shadow of the awning makes me look so. Cited from The Call of the Blood, by Robert Smythe Hichens
  • There was no other chair near the awning, so I had to remain standing. Cited from The Ivory Trail, by Talbot Mundy
  • We sat the greater part of the day under an awning. Cited from Letters of a Traveller, by William Cullen Bryant
  • Awnings with sides provide the best sun protection for east and west facing windows.
  • They passed the night there under the awnings provided by the municipality. Cited from Saint Augustin, by Louis Bertrand
  • Then one of the men came to the opening of the awning. Cited from A Sea Queen's Sailing, by Charles Whistler
  • She signed to him to resume his work and passed out under the awning. Cited from The Sheik, by E. M. Hull
  • They stood side by side in the shade of the wide low awning. Cited from Captivating Mary Carstairs, Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • But already, sitting under our own awning, we were in the thick of historic association. Cited from Virginia: The Old Dominion, by Frank W. Hutchins and Cortelle Hutchins
  • Pretty soon he came back with an awning needle and asked me if it would do. Cited from Roy Blakeley's Adventures in Camp, by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  • Awnings became a common feature in the years after the Civil War.
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Meaning of awning

  • noun A canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain or sun