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roost

verb

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1 to come to rest after descending from the air
  • pigeons flying home to roost on the roof

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2 to establish or place comfortably or snugly
  • a gang of friends had roosted themselves around the ski lodge's massive fireplace

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The first known use of roost was before the 12th century

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“Roost.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/roost. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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