rafter: Meaning and Definition of
- any of a series of timbers or the like, usually having a pronounced slope, for supporting the sheathing and covering of a roof.
- to plow (a field) so that the soil of a furrow is pushed over onto an unplowed adjacent strip.
- a person who engages in the sport or pastime of rafting.
- a person who travels on a raft, esp. to flee a country.
- a flock, esp. of turkeys.
- rafter (Thesaurus)