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awn·ing

 (ô′nĭng)
n.
A rooflike structure, often made of canvas or plastic, that serves as a shelter, as over a storefront, window, door, or deck.

[Origin unknown.]
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awning

(ˈɔːnɪŋ)
n
(Architecture) a roof of canvas or other material supported by a frame to provide protection from the weather, esp one placed over a doorway or part of a deck of a ship
[C17: of uncertain origin]
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awn•ing

(ˈɔ nɪŋ)

n.
a rooflike shelter of canvas or other material extending over a doorway, window, deck, etc., to provide protection from the sun or rain.
[1615–25; orig. uncertain]
awn′inged, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.awning - a canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain or sunawning - a canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain or sun
canopy - a covering (usually of cloth) that serves as a roof to shelter an area from the weather
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awning

noun canopy, tester, covering, shade, sunshade, baldachin They leapt from a first-floor window on to a shop awning.
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Translations

awning

[ˈɔːnɪŋ] Ntoldo m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

awning

[ˈɔːnɪŋ] n [tent] → auvent m; [shop] → store m; [hotel] → marquise f (de toile)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

awning

n (on window, of shop) → Markise f; (on boat) → Sonnensegel nt; (of wagon) → Plane f; (= caravan awning)Vordach nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

awning

[ˈɔːnɪŋ] n (of shop, hotel) → tenda, tendone m; (of tent) → veranda
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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