Verb: roost roostroost
- A shelter with perches for fowl or other birds
- A perch on which domestic fowl rest or sleep
Derived forms: roosts, roosting, roosted
- now the chickens were coming home to roost.
- spilled water also falls under the roosts rather than into the litter.
- jim is very bossy; he always wants to rule the roost
- her selfishness will come home to roost someday
- nocturnal, roosts in large colonies in old buildings