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Engelsk navneord: roof

1. roof (om genstand) a protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building


Mindre specifikke termerprotection, protective cover, protective covering


Mere specifikke termercurb roof, dome, gable roof, hip roof, hipped roof, housetop, saddle roof, saddleback, saddleback roof, slate roof, sunroof, sunshine-roof, thatch, thatched roof, tile roof, vault


Omfatter disse specifikke termereaves, roof peak


Omfatter disse overordnede termerbuilding, edifice

2. roof (om genstand) protective covering on top of a motor vehicle


Mindre specifikke termerprotection, protective cover, protective covering


Mere specifikke termerhood


Omfatter disse overordnede termerauto, autobus, automobile, bus, car, charabanc, coach, double-decker, jitney, machine, motorbus, motorcar, motorcoach, motortruck, omnibus, passenger vehicle, truck

3. roof (om ting) the inner top surface of a covered area or hollow space


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe roof of the cave was very high.
I could see the roof of the bear's mouth.


Mindre specifikke termercover, covering, natural covering


Omfatter disse overordnede termercave

4. roof (om kommunikation) an upper limit on what is allowed


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe put a ceiling on the number of women who worked for him.
There was a roof on salaries.
They established a cap for prices.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cap, ceiling


Mindre specifikke termercontrol


Mere specifikke termerglass ceiling


Engelsk udsagnsord: roof

1. roof (om relation) provide a building with a roof; cover a building with a roof


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercover


Mere specifikke termershingle, slate, thatch









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