Rooftop - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈruːftɑːp|  American pronunciation of the word rooftop
Brit.  |ˈruːftɒp|  British pronunciation of the word rooftop

noun

- the top of a (usually flat) roof

Examples

They have a garden on the rooftop of the apartment building.

He wanted to shout from the rooftops when he got the job.

I could hear the rain striking the rooftop.

...awoke to the steady pitter-patter of raindrops tingling on the rooftop...

Our patrol came under fire from rooftop gunmen.

A crazy man took a shot at her (=tried to shoot her) from a rooftop.

Word forms

noun
singular: rooftop
plural: rooftops
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