Unroof
Unroof Un*roof", v. t. [1st pref. un- + roof.] To strip off the roof or covering of, as a house. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • unroof — [unro͞of′] vt. to take off the roof or covering of …   English World dictionary

  • unroof — transitive verb Date: 1598 to strip off the roof or covering of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • unroof — /un roohf , roof /, v.t. to take off the roof or covering of. [1590 1600; UN 2 + ROOF] * * * …   Universalium

  • unroof — verb To remove a roof from, e.g. a building …   Wiktionary

  • unroof — v. remove roof; remove cover …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unroof — un·roof …   English syllables

  • unroof — un•roof [[t]ʌnˈruf, ˈrʊf[/t]] v. t. to take off the roof or covering of • Etymology: 1590–1600 …   From formal English to slang

  • unroof — /ʌnˈruf/ (say un roohf) verb (t) to take the roof off. {un 2 + roof} …   Australian English dictionary

  • unroof — v.tr. remove the roof of …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|roof — «dihs ROOF, RUF», transitive verb. = unroof. (Cf. ↑unroof) …   Useful english dictionary

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