Antonyms for roosted

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Then, on being called, the bird settled and roosted on the ground beside him.

These roosted in the trees at night and so escaped the plentiful foxes.

As they all roosted like chickens on the beams, there sounded a footstep just outside.

Parrots jabbered and a few of them roosted in the iguana tree.

Then he flew to the highest perch he could find in the room, and roosted for the night.

Whin they saw me making a move they jumped back and roosted on the rail.

She had become sleepy and now she flew down and roosted under the table.

He said he couldn't "tum down, betause the roosted was on his feets."

Stories were told of her dirt and shiftlessness, of the hens which roosted in her kitchen.

Now the cocks and hens many of them roosted under the house, which was built on pillars, and set some distance above the ground.