HyperDic: rafter

English > 3 senses of the word rafter:
NOUNartifactrafter, balk, baulkone of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof
person rafter, raftsman, raftmansomeone who travels by raft
VERBpossessionrafterprovide (a ceiling) with rafters
rafter > pronunciation
Soundsrae'fter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > rafter: 3 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningOne of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof.
Synonymsbalk, baulk
Broaderbeamlong thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction
Spanishcabio, cabrio, contrapar, viga
Catalanbiga
Verbsrafterprovide (a ceiling) with rafters
English > rafter: 3 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone who travels by raft.
Synonymsraftsman, raftman
Broadertraveler, travellerA person who changes location
Spanishbalsero
Catalanbalsero, raier
Verbsrafttravel by raft in water
English > rafter: 3 senses > verb 1, possession
MeaningProvide (a ceiling) with rafters.
PatternSomebody ----s something
CategoryarchitectureThe profession of designing buildings and environments with consideration for their esthetic effect
Broadersupply, provide, render, furnishGive something useful or necessary to
Spanishenvigar
Nounsrafterone of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof

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