Windscreen - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈwɪndskriːn|  American pronunciation of the word windscreen
Brit.  |ˈwɪn(d)skriːn|  British pronunciation of the word windscreen


- transparent screen (as of glass) to protect occupants of a vehicle (syn: windshield)


Windscreen wipers flick from side to side.

There was a spiderweb of cracks covering the windscreen.

The windscreen had fogged up.

He was peering through the wet windscreen at the cars ahead.

Without a seatbelt, you can easily be pitched right through the windscreen.

The windscreen was spotted with rain.

Word forms

singular: windscreen
plural: windscreens
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