Definition of eavestrough in English:

eavestrough

noun

Canadian
  • A gutter fixed beneath the edge of a roof.

    • ‘Tilting your head, you watched as a 10-year-old looks at the bending pipes of the garage eavestrough.’
    • ‘Clean out eavestroughs regularly to prevent clogs that can trap water.’
    • ‘Dr. Reed points out that on the fourth floor one can observe extensive damage to the gypsum board once the eavestroughs that he designed to collect the water into a pail are taken off.’
    • ‘The gutters and downspouts, i.e., eavestroughs, are undersized and will cost $2400 to repair.’
    • ‘Clean eavestroughs regularly so water does not collect.’

Pronunciation

eavestrough

/ˈiːvztrɒf/