sun·​roof | \ ˈsən-ˌrüf How to pronounce sunroof (audio) , -ˌru̇f \

Definition of sunroof

: a panel in an automobile roof that can be opened

Examples of sunroof in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The puppy was recovered through the car’s sunroof, police said. Orlando Mayorquin, USA TODAY, 29 July 2022 Going with the entry-level S trim means there will be no panoramic sunroof, ventilated front seats, or seat warmers for rear occupants. David Beard, Car and Driver, 31 Aug. 2022 An unidentified woman crawled through the open sunroof to rescue the girls as others in the parking lot attempted to open the car doors. Fox News Staff, Fox News, 20 Aug. 2022 The Platinum and Limited trims also add other goodies such as a panoramic sunroof, LED interior accent lighting, LED headlights, and rain-sensing wipers. Caleb Miller, Car and Driver, 15 July 2022 This includes pretty stylish 18-inch 5-twin-spoke light-alloys, some special sporty body visual signifiers and a panoramic sunroof, which for a car of this length is an essential feature. Nargess Banks, Forbes, 25 June 2022 So that hose was sucking in exhaust and blowing it straight into the sunroof of the bus. Hannah Yasharoff, USA TODAY, 17 May 2022 My only big-ticket item was the $5495 Premium package that includes an upgraded audio system, a panoramic sunroof, 22-inch wheels, and power-retractable running boards, among other things. Car and Driver, 24 May 2021 Once the gun was removed, an officer went in and pulled Vicky out through the sunroof. Paul Best, Fox News, 11 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of sunroof

1928, in the meaning defined above

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28 Sep 2022

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“Sunroof.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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