The act of hurling oneself from a window.

She climbs out on a window ledge and threatens autodefenestration if the marriage isnt contracted, and is soon joined on the ledge by Jill.

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  • Defenestration — For the heavy metal band, see Defenestration (band). Matthäus Merian s impression of the 1618 Defenestration of Prague Defenestration is the act of throwing someone or something out of a window.[1] The term defenestration was coined aro …   Wikipedia

  • defenestration — noun /diˌfɛnəˈstreɪʃən/ a) The act of throwing something, or someone, out of a window. The Defenestration at Prague (A.D. 1618). ... The imperial Austrian Councillors are thrown out of the window of the castle of Hradschin by the enraged Bohemian …   Wiktionary

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