Definition of picture window in English:

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picture window

Pronunciation: /ˈpik(t)SHər ˌwindō/


A large window consisting of one pane of glass, typically in a living room.
Example sentences
  • The bedroom to the rear has both a Velux window and a picture window overlooking the garden, while the bedroom to the front has doors leading to a railed balcony.
  • It is fitted with built-in floor and wall presses, is decorated in yellow and is well lit by a large picture window overlooking the inner courtyard.
  • To the front of the house, the living room is a spacious area decorated in peach and well lit by a picture window with garden views.

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Syllabification: pic·ture win·dow

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