Definition of rouf in English:

rouf

(also roof, rofe)

noun

rare
  • 1Criminals' slang. A four-year prison sentence.

  • 2Originally: (the sum of) four shillings (disused after the introduction of decimal coinage to Britain in 1971). Now: four pounds sterling.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). Back-slang for four [noun].

Pronunciation

rouf

/rɔːf/