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Meaning of ROOFING

Pronunciation:  'roofing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the craft of a roofer
  2. [n]  material used to construct a roof
 

ROOFING is a 7 letter word that starts with R.

 

 See Also: building, construction, craft, material, slating, trade

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Roof"ing\, n.
1. The act of covering with a roof.

2. The materials of which a roof is composed; materials for a
   roof. --Gwilt.

3. Hence, the roof itself; figuratively, shelter. ``Fit
   roofing gave.'' --Southey.

4. (Mining) The wedging, as of a horse or car, against the
   top of an underground passage. --Raymond.

 

 

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