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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See pitched roof.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a single-ridge roof that terminates at gable ends.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a double sloping roof which forms a gable at each end.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, a ridged roof terminating at one or both ends in a gable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a double sloping roof with a ridge and gables at each end


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