Definition of rooftop in English:


Syllabification: roof·top
Pronunciation: /ˈro͞ofˌtäp, ˈro͝of-


  • The outer surface of a building’s roof.
    More example sentences
    • Hundreds of people are still waiting to be rescued from the rooftops of homes and buildings.
    • While driving past an industrial park, I observed many buildings with empty rooftops.
    • Pigeons cooed from the rooftops of buildings, and rats scurried along the floor.


shout something from the rooftops

see shout.

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