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Synonyms for roof
ruf, rʊf

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. roof(noun)

    a protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building

    Synonyms:
    cap, ceiling

  2. roof(noun)

    protective covering on top of a motor vehicle

    Synonyms:
    cap, ceiling

  3. roof(noun)

    the inner top surface of a covered area or hollow space

    "the roof of the cave was very high"; "I could see the roof of the bear's mouth"

    Synonyms:
    cap, ceiling

  4. ceiling, roof, cap(verb)

    an upper limit on what is allowed

    "he put a ceiling on the number of women who worked for him"; "there was a roof on salaries"; "they established a cap for prices"

    Synonyms:
    detonating device, crownwork, chapiter, ceiling, crown, detonator, capital, cap, pileus, hood, jacket, jacket crown

  5. roof(verb)

    provide a building with a roof; cover a building with a roof

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    rooftop, ceiling, toit, roofing, roofs, top, sunroof, terrace

How to pronounce roof?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say roof in sign language?

  1. roof

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#4219crown
#4613roof
#5740hood
#6000ceiling
#7614terrace
#11128roofing
#20361roofs
#27155rooftop
#31079sunroof
#55088toit
#56596detonator
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