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Synonyms for rafter

noun beam
  • axle
  • bail
  • balk
  • bolster
  • boom
  • brace
  • cantilever
  • column
  • crossbar
  • crosspiece
  • girder
  • jamb
  • joist
  • lath
  • lintel
  • pile
  • piling
  • pillar
  • plank
  • pole
  • post
  • prop
  • reach
  • scaffolding
  • scantling
  • shaft
  • sill
  • spar
  • stanchion
  • stay
  • stringer
  • strip
  • strut
  • stud
  • timber
  • trestle
  • two-by-four
  • transverse

More words related to rafter

beam

noun. length of material used as support

brace

noun. support

braces

noun. support

girder

noun. main support beam

roof

noun. building covering

timber

noun. trees, wood
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