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    Default what are "boarded windows"?

    boarded windows

    need your explanation, thanks!

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    Below is a link to a picture of boarded windows.

    http://thoday.maggenhoof.co.uk/dsc00262.jpg

    Boarded windows are simply windows that have been boarded up.

    v. board·ed, board·ing, boards
    v. tr.
    To cover or close with boards: board up a broken window.

    To furnish with meals in return for pay.
    To house where board is furnished: board a horse at a stable.

    From: http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=boarded&r=67

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    Default Boarded up windows

    In AE, both the adjective and the verb is boarded up. We would say that those windows have been boarded up. (Another "up" word! _ :wink: _ )

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    I would too as a verb.

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