Origin of shopwindow

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at shop, window Unabridged 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.

    Europe Revised

    Irvin S. Cobb

  • She had set her heart on a silk mantelet marked thirteen francs, which she had seen in a shopwindow.


    Emile Zola