Definitions for eaves

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eaves(noun)

    the overhang at the lower edge of a roof


  1. eaves(Noun)

    The underside of a roof that extends beyond the external walls of a building

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eaves

    the edges or lower borders of the roof of a building, which overhang the walls, and cast off the water that falls on the roof

  2. Eaves

    brow; ridge

  3. Eaves

    eyelids or eyelashes


  1. Eaves

    An eave is the edge of a roof. They normally project beyond the side of the building so they can carry rain water away.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

eaves(noun plural)

the edge of the roof sticking out beyond the wall

There are birds nesting under the eaves.

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