Synonyms and Antonyms of roost
1 to come to rest after descending from the air pigeons flying home to roost on the roof Synonyms of roost land, light, perch, alight, settle, touch downWords Related to roost belly-land, crash-landNear Antonyms of roost arise, ascend, climb, rise; float, fly, glide, plane, soar, wing; hang, hoverAntonyms of roost blast off, take off
2 to establish or place comfortably or snugly a gang of friends had roosted themselves around the ski lodge's massive fireplace Synonyms of roost install, lodge, nestle, perch, ensconce, settleWords Related to roost deploy, emplace, fix, locate, park, plant, position, set, situate, station; anchor, bivouac, camp, camp (out); burrow, curl up, dig in; harbor, house
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