moon·​roof ˈmün-ˌrüf How to pronounce moonroof (audio)
: a glass sunroof

Examples of moonroof in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Missing Hotel just to its east has a treetop villa, cabins with a ‘moonroof’ and ‘luna glamping dome,’ most of them with a hot tub, grill, fire pit and deck. Jamie Carter, Forbes, 15 Feb. 2024 Other previous options remain: auto-dimming rearview mirror with a universal garage door opener ($175), a head-up display ($900), wireless device charging ($75), a moonroof ($1,100) and front and rear parking sensors ($565). James Raia, The Mercury News, 21 Jan. 2024 The Space-Hub will also include a huge panoramic moonroof that curves over on the side to create an almost greenhouse-like effect. Andrew J. Hawkins, The Verge, 9 Jan. 2024 The seats are comfortable and offer sufficient adjustment to allow a reclining angle that leaves an occupant looking through the glass moonroof. Mike Duff, Car and Driver, 18 Aug. 2023 Buyers can also opt for the weather package, which adds a heated leather steering wheel, heated front seats, and rain-sensing windshield wipers with a de-icer function and the convenience package, which includes a moonroof, a power tailgate, and a 9.0-inch touchscreen. Caleb Miller, Car and Driver, 12 Nov. 2021 Lexus makes the space even more welcoming with available heated and ventilated outboard rear seats, optional power reclining rear seatbacks, and an available panoramic moonroof. Greg S. Fink, Car and Driver, 1 June 2023 The other, which costs $2595, adds a moonroof and TomTom navigation to the first package's list of features. Connor Hoffman, Car and Driver, 6 Aug. 2020 The Polestar’s 4’s moonroof stretches farther back than it could if there were a back window, giving those in the back a better look at the sky. Peter Valdes-Dapena, CNN, 19 Apr. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1973, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of moonroof was in 1973

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“Moonroof.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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moon·​roof -ˌrüf How to pronounce moonroof (audio)
: a glass sunroof
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