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unroof Line breaks: un¦roof
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈruːf/

Definition of unroof in English:


[with object]
Remove the roof of: the wind was strong enough to uproot trees and unroof about 50 houses
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  • It was accompanied by a rapid temperature drop, and a squally wind change strong enough to uproot trees and unroof about 50 houses.
  • The damage ranges from a house being unroofed at St Mary's to trees being uprooted throughout the state.
  • Our house was partially unroofed, the slates lay thick upon the ground.

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