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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An opening in a wall for a door or window.

Usage examples (31)
  • Each embrasure was measured carefully to make sure that the windows and doors would fit tightly.
  • May I suggest that you might want to use the term embrasure correctly?
  • Lady Stafford is sitting within the embrasure of the window.
  • He found her a moment alone and near the embrasure of a window. for more
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