Synonyms for roof

Synonyms for (noun) roof

Synonyms: roof

Definition: a protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building

Similar words: protection, protective cover, protective covering

Definition: a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury

Usage: they had no protection from the fallout; wax provided protection for the floors


Synonyms: roof

Definition: protective covering on top of a motor vehicle

Similar words: protection, protective cover, protective covering

Definition: a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury

Usage: they had no protection from the fallout; wax provided protection for the floors


Synonyms: roof, ceiling, cap

Definition: an upper limit on what is allowed

Usage: he put a ceiling on the number of women who worked for him; there was a roof on salaries; they established a cap for prices

Similar words: control

Definition: the economic policy of controlling or limiting or curbing prices or wages etc.

Usage: they wanted to repeal all the legislation that imposed economic controls


Synonyms: roof

Definition: the inner top surface of a covered area or hollow space

Usage: the roof of the cave was very high; I could see the roof of the bear's mouth

Similar words: cover, covering, natural covering

Definition: a natural object that covers or envelops

Usage: under a covering of dust; the fox was flushed from its cover

Synonyms for (verb) roof

Synonyms: roof

Definition: provide a building with a roof; cover a building with a roof

Similar words: cover

Definition: provide with a covering or cause to be covered

Usage: cover her face with a handkerchief; cover the child with a blanket; cover the grave with flowers