- double-glazes, double-glazing, double-glazedIf someone double-glazes a house or its windows, they fit windows that have two layers of glass which keeps the inside of the house warmer and quieter. [mainly BRIT]
[V n] The company is now offering to double-glaze the windows for ₤3,900...
[have n V-ed] We recently had our house double-glazed.Derived words:double-glazed ADJ
Make sure double-glazed windows can be opened easily in an emergency.
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double-glaze — double glazing ► NOUN ▪ windows having two layers of glass with a space between them, designed to reduce heat loss and exclude noise. DERIVATIVES double glaze verb … English terms dictionary
double-glaze — verb provide with two sheets of glass (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑glass, ↑glaze • Verb Frames: Somebody s something * * * double glaze verb [transitive] [ … Useful english dictionary
double-glaze — See: double glazed … English dictionary
double-glazed — adjective BRITISH having windows with two layers of glass: The whole house is double glazed. ╾ ,double glaze verb transitive … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
double glazing — n [U] BrE glass on a window or door in two separate sheets with a space between them, used to keep noise out and heat in >double glaze v [T] … Dictionary of contemporary English
double glazing — ► NOUN ▪ windows having two layers of glass with a space between them, designed to reduce heat loss and exclude noise. DERIVATIVES double glaze verb … English terms dictionary
double-glazed — UK / US adjective having windows with two layers of glass The whole house is double glazed. Derived word: double glaze verb transitive Word forms double glaze : present tense I/you/we/they double glaze he/she/it double glazes present participle… … English dictionary
double glazing — noun a window with two panes of glass and a space between them; reduces heat and noise transmission through the window • Hypernyms: ↑window * * * noun [noncount] technical : two layers of glass that are set in a window to keep heat inside and… … Useful english dictionary
double-glazed — /dub euhl glayzd /, adj. of, having, or provided with double glazing: double glazed windows and doors. * * * doubˈle glazedˈ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑double * * * double glazed UK US adjective british having windows with two layers of glass… … Useful english dictionary
double glazing — noun chiefly Brit. windows having two layers of glass with a space between them, designed to reduce heat loss and exclude noise. Derivatives double glaze verb … English new terms dictionary