from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A bay window built in a curve.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A curved, bow-shaped window space projecting outward from the main walls of a building, similar to a bay window.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See Bay window.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A window built so as to project from a wall; properly, one that is in plan a segment of a circle. See bay-window.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a window that sticks out from the outside wall of a house
About a hundred and fifty years ago Josiah Enderby the third threw out a bow window the better to exhibit his goods; nothing else has emerged from the fifteenth century.
There was a bow window behind Shell; noticing that it displayed only black night and their own reflected images, Silk asked, "Is this still Hieraxday, Patera?"
We have a neat little drawing-room with a bow window overlooking Dr. Gabell's garden.