Grille - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɡrɪl|  American pronunciation of the word grille
Brit.  |ɡrɪl|  British pronunciation of the word grille


- small opening (like a window in a door) through which business can be transacted (syn: lattice, wicket)
- grating that admits cooling air to car's radiator
- a framework of metal bars used as a partition or a grate (syn: grill, grillwork)


The vent was covered with a grille.

The truck has a large metal grille at the front.

Word forms

singular: grille
plural: grilles
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