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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Blinds or shutters with adjustable horizontal slats.

Usage examples (37)
  • The windows were open, and the party placed themselves near the jalousies.
  • The house was painted a dazzling white; the outside shutters, or jalousies, were green.
  • "From New Orleans?" enquired the voice of my friend through the jalousies of his verandah.
  • He saw her dimly through the jalousies and she opened the door before he could even smile. for more
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