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American English: /rust/
British English: /ruːst/

Translation of roost in Spanish:


intransitive verb

  • posarse (para pasar la noche)
    to come home to roosther extravagance is really coming home to roost
    ahora sí que está pagando las consecuencias de su despilfarro
    they've neglected the problem for years and now the chickens are coming home to roost
    llevan años sin ocuparse del problema y ahora están pagando las consecuencias
    Example sentences
    • Faced with the blank white page, I tried to visualize the knoll where I sat, gazing across a broad area of the river to a point where some birds were roosting.
    • Birds roosted in the gables and in the huge old trees around the property.
    • It is a great feeling to see the birds roosting, the bees gathering honey… We follow the bee's path.
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