简明英汉词典

roost
[ru:st]
n.
栖木, 栖息所, 卧室
vi.
栖息, 安歇
vt.
使栖息

美国传统词典[双解]

roost
roost
AHD:[r?st]
D.J.[ru8st]
K.K.[rust]
n.(名词)

(1)

A perch on which domestic fowl or other birds rest or sleep.
栖木,鸡棚:家禽或其它鸟类栖息或睡觉的地方

(2)

A place with perches for fowl or other birds.
栖息处:有供禽鸟或其它鸟类栖息的栖枝的地方

(3)

A place for temporary rest or sleep.
歇息处,歇宿处:供暂时休息或睡觉的地方
v.intr.(不及物动词)
roost.edroost.ingroosts
To rest or sleep on or as if on a perch or roost.
栖息:在或仿佛在栖木或家禽的栖息地休息或睡觉

习惯用语

come home to roost
To have repercussions or aftereffects, especially unfavorable ones:
后果,恶报:尤指有不幸的间接影响或后果:
The consequences of her misdeeds eventually came home to roost.
她的不良行为所产生的后果最终回报到她自己身上了

rule the roost【非正式用语】
To be in charge; dominate:
主管;主宰,支配一切:
In this house grandfather rules the roost.
祖父在这所房子里当家作主

语源

(1)

Middle English rooste
中古英语 rooste

(2)

from Old English hr?t
源自 古英语 hr?t

现代英汉词典

roost
[ru:st]
n.
栖架;鸡棚

习惯用语

come home to roost
得到报应

rule the roost
当家;称雄

词性变化

roost
vi.
栖息;进窝

现代英汉综合大辞典

roost
[ru:st]
vi.
栖息; 夜宿

词性变化

roost
[ru:st]
vt.
使栖息
n.

(1)

栖木;鸟巢

(2)

安歇[睡眠]处

(3)

窝藏处

(4)

一巢[窝]鸟

习惯用语

at roost
在窝里栖息着(指家禽); 在睡觉, 在歇着(指人)

come home to roost
对行动者本身产生不利; 使行动者自食其果

go to roost
去栖息; [口]上床睡觉

rule the roost
为首; 为王; 为领袖, 独揽大权

美国传统词典

roost
roost
AHD:[r?st]
D.J.[ru8st]
K.K.[rust]
n.

(1)

A perch on which domestic fowl or other birds rest or sleep.

(2)

A place with perches for fowl or other birds.

(3)

A place for temporary rest or sleep.
v.intr.
roost.ed, roost.ing, roosts
To rest or sleep on or as if on a perch or roost.

习惯用语

come home to roost
To have repercussions or aftereffects, especially unfavorable ones:
The consequences of her misdeeds eventually came home to roost.

rule the roostInformal
To be in charge; dominate:
In this house grandfather rules the roost.

语源

(1)

Middle English rooste

(2)

from Old English hr?t

英汉船舶大词典

roost
n.强流

英汉海运大词典

roost
喧嚣潮汐急流(由反向流相遇形成),避风停泊处

基本词义

roost
喧嚣潮汐急流(由反向流相遇形成)避风停泊处

英汉农牧林大词典

roost
n.禽舍栖架,栖木

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