brise soleil

EnglishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌbɹiːz.soʊˈleɪ/

EtymologyEdit

From French brise ‎(break) + soleil ‎(sun)

NounEdit

brise soleil ‎(plural brise soleils)

  1. (architecture) A type of structural sunshade with slats, holes, etc, to keep sunlight from striking fully on a building.

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