1. a window above a door that is usually hinged to a horizontal crosspiece over the door
Similar word(s): fanlight
Definition categories: man–made, window
2. a horizontal crosspiece across a window or separating a door from a window over it
Similar word(s): traverse
Definition categories: man–made, crosspiece
Sentences with transom as a noun:
- We are overwhelmed with transom resumes.
- They only met the deadline by working most of the night and making a transom filing.