Under-one-roof-phrase, her means and substance wasted; her father nearly beggared by her husband's hand, and the hourly witness (for they lived now under one roof) of her ill-usage and unhappiness,-- she never, but for him, bewailed her fate.. Phrase if a number of things or people are under one roof or under the same roof, they are in the same building. the firms intend to open together under one roof....the strains brought about by three generations living under the same roof., under one roof phrase. under one roof/under the same roof definition: may 1, 2018 apr 26, 2017 by brandon gaille.. ready to launch your office, store or warehouse? wikipedia, lexilogos, oxford, cambridge, chambers harrap, wordreference, collins lexibase dictionaries, merriam. a prepositional phrase is made up of a preposition and a noun phrase..

@kris don't get telegraph speak? i do see the ambiguity. i meant i'm not sure that i disagree with are probably right, but i couldn't resist seeing how many i could come up with in a few minutes. – bib jan 30 '14 at 13:20, to put everything under one roof (also: to apply a broad brush approach, to tar everyone with the same brush).

See: (as) busy as a cat on a hot tin roof a cat on a hot tin roof a roof over your head be like a cat on a hot tin roof busy as a beaver cat on a hot tin roof cat on a hot tin roof, like a fall off the roof go through the roof go through the roof, to have snow on the roof hit the ceiling hit the roof hit the roof/ceiling keyed up keyed up to the roof ...