Meaning of AWNING in English

AWNING

US sunshade, ANZ sunblind [noun] [C] - a piece of material such as canvas or plastic supported by a frame and used to protect from the sun or rainThe gaily striped awnings of the little shops and market stalls made an attractive scene.Annie's fall from the hotel window was broken by a restaurant awning.The sun beat down through the yellow awnings on passengers dozing on the deck.We parked the caravan and then set about putting the awning up.

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.