having pointing resembling the edge of a saw.
noun 1. a roof composed of a series of small parallel roofs of triangular cross section, usually asymmetrical with the shorter slope glazed.
- Saw-whet owl
[saw-hwet, -wet] /ˈsɔˌʰwɛt, -ˌwɛt/ noun 1. a very small North American owl, Aegolius acadicus, having streaked, brown plumage and lacking ear tufts.
noun 1. a perennial Old World plant, Serratula tinctoria, having serrated leaves that yield a yellow dye: family Asteraceae (composites)
noun, Informal. 1. saxophone. noun 1. a short, single-edged sword of ancient Scandinavia. 1. Saxon. 2. Saxony. noun 1. a tool resembling a small axe, used for cutting roofing slate noun 1. (informal) short for saxophone sax sax saxophone Sax. Saxon