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1. window

noun. ['ˈwɪndoʊ'] a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air.

Synonyms

  • shop window
  • sash fastener
  • pivoting window
  • rosette
  • mullion
  • framework
  • sash lock
  • storm window
  • rose window
  • display window
  • skylight
  • transom
  • clearstory
  • casement window
  • fanlight
  • window frame
  • windowpane
  • case
  • pane
  • shopwindow
  • window lock
  • sash window
  • casing
  • window glass
  • sliding window
  • bay window
  • oeil de boeuf
  • lancet window
  • louvered window
  • stained-glass window
  • pane of glass
  • sash
  • dormer
  • double-hung window
  • double glazing
  • storm sash
  • transom window
  • edifice
  • dormer window
  • window sash
  • porthole
  • building
  • bow window
  • show window
  • jalousie
  • clerestory

Antonyms

  • proportional font
  • uncrate
  • unbox
  • unpack

Etymology

  • windowe (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Rear Window

  • lindow
  • lindo
  • jindo

Example sentences of the word rear-window


1. Noun Phrase
The rear window on most automobiles has tiny lines going through it.

2. Noun Phrase
The three-window model featured two door windows and the rear window, for three windows.

2. window

noun. ['ˈwɪndoʊ'] a transparent opening in a vehicle that allow vision out of the sides or back; usually is capable of being opened.

Synonyms

  • bus
  • double-decker
  • passenger vehicle
  • charabanc
  • motorbus
  • car window
  • car
  • auto
  • motorcar
  • autobus
  • automobile
  • machine
  • coach
  • omnibus
  • motorcoach
  • opening

Antonyms

  • oblique
  • juvenile
  • disassembly
  • euphemism

Etymology

  • windowe (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. window

noun. ['ˈwɪndoʊ'] a transparent panel (as of an envelope) inserted in an otherwise opaque material.

Synonyms

  • window envelope

Antonyms

  • walk
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • windowe (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. window

noun. ['ˈwɪndoʊ'] an opening that resembles a window in appearance or function.

Synonyms

  • opening

Antonyms

  • day
  • night

Etymology

  • windowe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. rear

noun. ['ˈrɪr'] the back of a military formation or procession.

Antonyms

  • undemanding

Etymology

  • rere (Anglo-Norman)
  • rado (Latin)
  • rere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hreran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. rear

noun. ['ˈrɪr'] the side of an object that is opposite its front.

Synonyms

  • side
  • face
  • nape
  • nucha
  • backside
  • rearward
  • scruff

Antonyms

  • artifact
  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • solidity

Etymology

  • rere (Anglo-Norman)
  • rado (Latin)
  • rere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hreran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. rear

verb. ['ˈrɪr'] stand up on the hind legs, of quadrupeds.

Synonyms

  • rise up
  • straighten

Antonyms

  • thin
  • hardness
  • worker

Etymology

  • rere (Anglo-Norman)
  • rado (Latin)
  • rere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hreran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. rear

noun. ['ˈrɪr'] the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer.

Synonyms

  • back
  • position

Antonyms

  • middle
  • beginning
  • obverse

Etymology

  • rere (Anglo-Norman)
  • rado (Latin)
  • rere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hreran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. rear

verb. ['ˈrɪr'] bring up.

Synonyms

  • foster
  • raise
  • cradle
  • fledge
  • nurture
  • bring up
  • grow up

Antonyms

  • unerect
  • soft
  • bore
  • fall

Etymology

  • rere (Anglo-Norman)
  • rado (Latin)
  • rere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hreran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. rear

verb. ['ˈrɪr'] rise up.

Synonyms

  • hulk
  • loom
  • appear
  • predominate
  • rise
  • look
  • tower
  • lift

Antonyms

  • bless
  • demote
  • descent
  • decrease

Etymology

  • rere (Anglo-Norman)
  • rado (Latin)
  • rere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hrer (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • reren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hreran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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