What does the word ventilator mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • An opening for supplying fresh air.

Usage examples for ventilator

  1. I stand under the ventilator- it is cooler- and I watch them toil. – An Ocean Tramp by William McFee
  2. Even with the best of knowledge, the air is hard to regulate, and the very principle that gives the furnace its standing as a ventilator must prevent it from being a perfect heater. – The Complete Home by Various
  3. A ventilator screen had been inserted to permit free circulation of outside air. – The Cry at Midnight by Mildred A. Wirt