French windows

pl n
  1. (sometimes singular) British a pair of casement windows extending to floor level and opening onto a balcony, garden, etc: US and Canadian name: French doors

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How to use French windows in a sentence

  • When they entered the large salon with its French-windows and balcony, they found the apartment deserted.

    Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo | E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • He was standing just outside the French-windows of the sitting-room, upon the gravel walk, his head upturned, listening intently.

    The Kingdom of the Blind | E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • The French-windows which led out on to the balcony had been almost barricaded.

    Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo | E. Phillips Oppenheim