Synonyms of roach


1. roach, hairdo, hairstyle, hair style, coiffure, coif

usage: a roll of hair brushed back from the forehead

2. roach, butt, stub

usage: the butt of a marijuana cigarette

3. R-2, Mexican valium, rophy, rope, roofy, roach, forget me drug, circle, flunitrazepan, Rohypnol

usage: street names for flunitrazepan

4. cockroach, roach, dictyopterous insect

usage: any of numerous chiefly nocturnal insects; some are domestic pests

5. roach, Rutilus rutilus, cyprinid, cyprinid fish

usage: European freshwater food fish having a greenish back


1. roach, comb

usage: comb (hair) into a roach

2. roach, cut off, chop off, lop off

usage: cut the mane off (a horse)

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Definition and meaning of roach (Dictionary)