a dam on the Salt River, in central Arizona. 284 feet (87 meters) high; 1080 feet (329 meters) long.
[roh-zuh-vel-tee-uh n; spelling pronunciation roo-zuh-vel-tee-uh n] /ˌroʊ zəˈvɛl ti ən; spelling pronunciation ˌru zəˈvɛl ti ən/ adjective 1. of, pertaining to, advocating, or following the principles, views, or policies of Franklin Delano Roosevelt or of Theodore Roosevelt.
noun 1. Formerly Welfare Island, Blackwells Island. an island in the East River, New York City: residential community. 1½ miles (2½ km) long. 2. an island in Antarctica, in the W part of the Ross Ice Shelf: discovered 1934. About 90 miles (145 km) long.
verb (used with or without object), roosed, roosing, noun 1. praise.
noun 1. a perch upon which birds or fowls rest at night. 2. a large cage, house, or place for fowls or birds to roost in. 3. a place for sitting, resting, or lodging. verb (used without object) 4. to sit or rest on a roost, perch, etc. 5. to settle or stay, especially for […]