Macbook vs Window - What's the difference?

macbook | window |

As nouns the difference between macbook and window

is that macbook is a -brand notebook computer, manufactured by apple computer while window is an opening, usually covered by one or more panes of clear glass, to allow light and air from outside to enter a building or vehicle.

As a verb window is

to furnish with windows.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?




(wikipedia MacBook) (en noun)
  • A -brand notebook computer, manufactured by Apple Computer.
  • * 2006 , Maria Langer & Miraz Jordan, Wordpress 2 , page 135
  • Hooo, boy! Sometimes I just can't let things rest. I have the new MacBook Pro.
  • * 2007 , Paul Ruditis, Everyone's a Critic , Simon and Schuster, ISBN 1416933921, page 52
  • The faux hippie dude working on his top-of-the-line seventeen-inch MacBook Pro looked way annoyed.
  • * 2007 November 11, Jay McInerney, “Faking It”, New York Times
  • In Bayard's nonreading utopia the printing press would never have been invented, let alone penicillin or the MacBook .
  • * 2008 , Stephen James and David Thomas, How to Hit a Curve Ball, Grill the Perfect Steak, and Become a Real Man , Tyndale House Publishers, ISBN 1414318626, page 114
  • I felt like such a wimp, sitting there with my MacBook and a 2 percent, decaf latte.
  • * 2008 March 18, “Now Blogging: Israel's Secret Service”, Bryant Park Project , National Public Radio
  • Now, normally, you would trip, you'd get back up, but apparently he was carrying his fancy new MacBook' Air, and he was trying to save the ' MacBook Air from falling




    (en noun)
  • An opening, usually covered by one or more panes of clear glass, to allow light and air from outside to enter a building or vehicle.
  • *
  • *:But then I had the [massive] flintlock by me for protection. ¶.
  • *1952 , , Building in England , p.173:
  • *:A window is an opening in a wall to admit light and air.
  • *{{quote-book, year=1963, author=(Margery Allingham), title=(The China Governess)
  • , chapter=14 citation , passage=Nanny Broome was looking up at the outer wall.  Just under the ceiling there were three lunette windows , heavily barred and blacked out in the normal way by centuries of grime.}}
  • An opening, usually covered by glass, in a shop which allows people to view the shop and its products from outside.
  • *
  • *:There is an hour or two, after the passengers have embarked, which is disquieting and fussy.Passengers wander restlessly about or hurry, with futile energy, from place to place. Pushing men hustle each other at the windows of the purser's office, under pretence of expecting letters or despatching telegrams.
  • (lb) The shutter, casement, sash with its fittings, or other framework, which closes a window opening.
  • A period of time when something is available.
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  • (lb) A rectangular area on a computer terminal or screen containing some kind of user interface, displaying the output of and allowing input for one of a number of simultaneously running computer processes.
  • A figure formed of lines crossing each other.
  • * (1663-1712)
  • *:till he has windows on his bread and butter
  • Coordinate terms

    * door

    Derived terms

    * bay window * bow window * cabinet window * casement window * Catherine-wheel window * compass window * dormer window * electric window * French window, french window * gable window * garret window * go out of the window, go out the window * Jesse window * Judas window, judas window * lancet window * lattice window * launch window * loop-window * low side window * lucarne window * luthern-window * maintenance window * mezzanine window * mullion window * Norman window * ogive window * oriel window * picture window * re-entry window * rose window * sash window * shop window * show window * storm window * therapeutic window * transfer window * transom window * trap window * trellis window * weather window * window bar * window blind * window box * window cleaner * window curtain * window display * window dresser * window-dressing * windowed * window envelope * window frame * windowfront * window gardening * window glass * windowing * window ledge * windowless * window manager * window of opportunity * window pane, windowpane * window plant * Windows * window sash * window screen * window seat * window-shopping * window sill, windowsill * window swallow * window tax * window washer


    (en verb)
  • To furnish with windows.
  • To place at or in a window.
  • Wouldst thou be windowed in great Rome and see / Thy master thus with pleach'd arms, bending down / His corrigible neck? — Shakespeare.