- a window used for display of merchandise.
Origin of shopwindow
late Middle English
word dating back to 1400–50;
see origin at shop
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for shopwindow
Historical Examples of shopwindow
One of these appears in nearly every shopwindow and over nearly every shopdoor.
She had set her heart on a silk mantelet marked thirteen francs, which she had seen in a shopwindow.