Definition of windscreen in English:

Share this entry

windscreen

Pronunciation: /ˈwin(d)skrēn/

noun

British term for windshield.
Example sentences
  • The light grey chalk dust sticks on motor vehicle windscreens and other shiny objects and does not easily come off.
  • By only using windscreens from leading glass manufacturers, Autoglass says it can focus on training its technicians to the highest standards.
  • The light standard for vehicle windscreens means front windows must allow 75 per cent of light through, while side windows must admit 70 per cent.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: wind·screen

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.