[ suhn-roof, -roof ]

noun,plural sun·roofs.
  1. a section of an automobile roof that can be slid or lifted open.

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Origin of sunroof

First recorded in 1950–55; sun + roof

Words Nearby sunroof Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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British Dictionary definitions for sunroof


sunshine roof

/ (ˈsʌnˌruːf) /

  1. a panel, often translucent, that may be opened in the roof of a car

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