Definitions

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

  • n. The profile of or silhouette made by a roof or series of roofs.

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  • n. the profile made by a series of roofs

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Examples

  • That plunging roofline, which is described as "coupe-like" by Naza/GM doesn't seem to come at the cost of headroom.

    SARA - Southeast Asian RSS Aggregator

  • We also understand that the seamlessness cannot stop at the roofline, which is why our Sole Power Tile (TM) will be sold and installed by US Tile-certified contractors.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • "This car wears about as fresh and handsome a suit of clothes as a four-door sedan can … The roofline is a single sweeping curve from front pillar to rear," and the chrome band across the grille is "repeated in back" with a broad chrome band along the trunk lid, "attests Automedia.

    The Car Connection

  • "roofline" of the home-shaped pentagon that is the plate -- when catcher

    SI.com

  • It has a squared-off nose reminiscent of an Aston Martin and a roofline that flows into the rear of the vehicle like late-1960s Mustang fastbacks.

    Ford Aims to Shake Up Family Car Market

  • Yet it's hard to argue when one stands in its presence: The car's obsidian aluminum body Mr. Lauren changed the color from blue seems to leap over itself in a cavort of harmonies and symmetries, the fenders and arched roofline like black dolphins breeching and leaping.

    A Man Driven to Distraction

  • With its wildly outsized fender flares, saucer-eyed round headlamps, squat fuselage, tapering roofline and curiously latent, not-quite-formed rear contours, the Juke looks like a Nissan Murano at the larval stage.

    Nissan's Jazzy Juke, Imperfect on Purpose

  • Nissan With its wildly outsized fender flares, saucer-eyed round headlamps, squat fuselage, tapering roofline and curiously latent, not-quite-formed rear contours, the Juke looks like a Nissan Murano at the larval stage.

    Purposely and Deliberately Imperfect

  • Even the roofline had little puffy parts that looked like eyes.

    Crossed

  • Breaking away from the roofline of a condemned Gothic-style church, a goat-headed being with gray wings took flight, cutting from building to building in short trips as if it wanted to remain unseen.

    Crossed

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