rooftop

noun, often attributive roof·top \ ˈrüf-ˌtäp , ˈru̇f- \
Updated on: 3 Dec 2017

Definition of rooftop

: roof; especially : the outer surface of a roof

Examples of rooftop in a Sentence

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

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

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First Known Use of rooftop

1564


ROOFTOP Defined for English Language Learners

rooftop

noun

Definition of rooftop for English Language Learners

  • : the upper surface of a roof



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