window frame

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Noun1.window frame - the framework that supports a window
framework - a structure supporting or containing something
jamb - upright consisting of a vertical side member of a door or window frame
window - a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
windowsill - the sill of a window; the horizontal member at the bottom of the window frame
Translations

window frame

ntelaio di finestra
References in classic literature ?
Then, with a whistling note that rose above the droning of the pit, the beam swung close over their heads, lighting the tops of the beech trees that line the road, and splitting the bricks, smashing the windows, firing the window frames, and bring- ing down in crumbling ruin a portion of the gable of the house nearest the corner.
The window frame which prevented anyone from sitting on the outer sill was being forced out by two footmen, who were evidently flurried and intimidated by the directions and shouts of the gentlemen around.
The grave Gower, announcing in advance a sermon of several hours, begged him to be seated, and to the murmur of his wise talk, his head leaning on the window frame, the child slept peacefully.
It lacked a door and a window frame, and the chimney of mud and stones had fallen into an unlovely heap, overgrown with rank weeds.
The window frame was filled with pots of flowers, and she sat and picked the dry leaves from a rose geranium.
I was afraid they might not; and we overtook William Goulding in his curricle, so I was determined he should know it, and so I let down the side-glass next to him, and took off my glove, and let my hand just rest upon the window frame, so that he might see the ring, and then I bowed and smiled like any thing.
Tenders are invited for Replacement of window blocks (dismantling of old blocks, installation of PVC window frames, PVC window sills, external castings, PVC slopes) in the hostel along Orlovskaya Street 33.
Make one using bricks or timber screwed together and a couple of old window frames with the glass still in them.
I wanted to improve the side return along the side of our house, and when I saw the old window frames, an idea started to form as to how I could upcycle them to be part of the refurbishment.
Perhaps your ageing window frames have seen better days?
Extend your home with a stylish conservatory and update your old window frames for stylish new double glazing
Window frames are made of three main materials: wood, UPVC and metal.