unroof

verb
un·roof | \ ˌən-ˈrüf , -ˈru̇f \
unroofed; unroofing; unroofs

Definition of unroof 

transitive verb

: to strip off the roof or covering of

First Known Use of unroof

1598, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about unroof

Dictionary Entries near unroof

unroll

unromantic

unromanticized

unroof

unroofed

unroost

unroot

Statistics for unroof

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for unroof

The first known use of unroof was in 1598

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on unroof

See words that rhyme with unroof

Comments on unroof

What made you want to look up unroof? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

alleviating pain or harshness

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!