Roof in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Roof

(transitive) To cover or furnish with a roof. | To traverse buildings by walking or climbing across their roofs. | (transitive, slang) To put into prison.

Short Example Sentences for Roof

  • 1. Nick fly away with the roof of it! 🔊
  • 2. It was sacrificed to keep a roof over your head. 🔊
  • 3. It must have a good roof to keep it dry in stormy weather. 🔊
  • 4. The house, like the roof of a friend, had introduced them. 🔊
  • 5. We were a fortnight under the roof of kind Sig. 🔊
  • 6. The Roof is supported by three Rows of tall Pillars. 🔊
  • 7. I'm going to get the cow on to the roof to eat it. 🔊
  • 8. In bed or wheel chair he joins other convalescents on the roof terrace. 🔊
  • 9. Boyce flew by a tall building and set down on the flat roof of another nearby. 🔊
  • 10. I threw open the window and stepped out upon the roof of the tea-room. 🔊
  • 11. A view of the beach from that roof to-night would make a great moving picture. 🔊
  • 12. Here Rosa and her brother made a roof garden and planted flowers. 🔊
  • 13. Ever to find a refuge; food, and raiment, And roof to fly to. 🔊
  • 14. I'll stay till the roof falls, but I'll see some of 'em. 🔊

How to use Roof in Sentences?

  • 1. He sat down on one of the fallen rafters of the roof and considered what it was best to do next. 🔊
  • 2. He took off from the roof top and quickly rose and swung around the tall building again. 🔊
  • 3. His room was in the new part of the house, and his window looked out on the roof of the L annex. 🔊
  • 4. But just as I caught a glimpse of the straw roof I perceived that I was too late. 🔊
  • 5. The ill-omened birds settled down once more, until they covered the roof and disfigured all the landscape. 🔊
  • 6. Just as the film closed there was a clatter and crash and pieces of the broken skylight in the roof of the playhouse clattered down. 🔊
  • 7. This specimen was taken from the thatched roof of a house at the edge of the forest and contained the remains of a small mammal. 🔊
  • 8. Zoro swooped up into the air and after displaying some silly-looking acrobatics, he soared down to the roof tops of the mansion. 🔊
  • 9. It was a hut built of logs; the roof was partly off and the roughly made door was lying rotting on the ground. 🔊
  • 10. It seemed as if they would batter his roof in, and they came so thick that the stable and corral could be seen only indistinctly. 🔊
  • 11. The roof was painted red, there was an imitation chimney and a double open doorway in front trimmed with green. 🔊
  • 12. That roof was six inches deep in snow, and the snow had an ice-crust upon it which was as slick as glass. 🔊
  • 13. I had not been long under the roof of the Count, when our solitude was enlivened by another inhabitant. 🔊
  • 14. I adjusted the caps carefully, and stepped out of the window, upon the narrow roof upon which it opens. 🔊
  • 15. The roof of the living room proved to be leaky, but the use of pans and kettles to catch the water provided against any real discomfort. 🔊
  • 16. It had lifts, a roof garden, balconies, baths, and all the luxuries that artists can never aspire to. 🔊
  • 17. In our line of retreat was an abandoned hut built by the charcoal burners, consisting of poles, with heather and fern for roof and sides. 🔊
  • 18. He gripped the arms of the chair, his jaw fell, and the sweat broke out on his brow while his dry tongue clove suddenly to the roof of his mouth. 🔊
  • 19. Randy had to keep the window of the ticket office closed as well as he could, and Pep shut the roof ventilators. 🔊
  • 20. The walls and pillars stand bare, the roof has gone, and half the tower, whose bells lie buried on the ground amid the wreckage. 🔊
  • 21. The roof terrace has a wide view over the City of Baltimore, as well as of the heavens which encompass it. 🔊