Translation of "roost" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /ruːst/

a branch etc on which a bird rests at night.

percha, gallinero
rooster noun

(especially American) a farmyard cock.

rule the roost

to be the person in a group, family etc whose orders, wishes etc are obeyed

llevar la batuta, llevar las riendas, dirigir el cotarro
Alison clearly rules the roost in that household.

(Translation of “roost” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)