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Meaning of BAY WINDOW

Pronunciation:  bey'window

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a window that sticks out from the outside wall of a house
  2. [n]  (informal) slang terms for a paunch
 
 Synonyms: bow window, corporation, pot, potbelly, tummy
 
 See Also: belly, oriel, oriel window, paunch, window

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bay" win"dow\ (Arch.)
A window forming a bay or recess in a room, and projecting
outward from the wall, either in a rectangular, polygonal, or
semicircular form; -- often corruptly called a {bow window}.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abdomen, abomasum, bay, beerbelly, belly, bow window, breadbasket, casement, casement window, corporation, craw, crop, diaphragm, embonpoint, fan window, fanlight, first stomach, gizzard, grille, gullet, gut, honeycomb stomach, kishkes, lancet window, lantern, lattice, light, louver window, manyplies, maw, midriff, omasum, oriel, pane, paunch, picture window, pod, port, porthole, pot, potbelly, potgut, psalterium, pusgut, rennet bag, reticulum, rose window, rumen, second stomach, skylight, spare tire, stomach, swagbelly, third stomach, transom, tummy, tum-tum, underbelly, ventripotence, wicket, window, window bay, window glass, windowpane
 

 

 

 

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