Definition of 'awning'
Example sentences containing 'awning'
He searched for a place to stop, and when he saw a drive-in at West Columbia, he pulled the car under the awning.DANSVILLE (2002)
One of the generals had his summer cabin beside the sea, and under the broad awning there they sat over cigarettes and brandy.COUP D'ETAT (2002)
Beneath the Art Deco awning of her perfect eyelashes I see nothing but dark pools of dispassionate blue.LOVE YOU MADLY (2002)
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