Roost - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a perch on which domestic fowl rest or sleep
Pigeons roost on the building's ledge.
...pigeons flying home to roost on the roof...
Curses, like chickens, come home to roost. посл.
After years of overspending, the chickens have come home to roost.
His wife rules the roost in their house.
present participle: roosting
past tense: roosted
past participle: roosted