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Definition of "roll":

noun: the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)


noun: a flight maneuver; aircraft rotates about its longitudinal axis without changing direction or losing altitude


noun: walking with a swaying gait


noun: the act of throwing dice


noun: anything rolled up in cylindrical form


noun: photographic film rolled up inside a container to protect it from light


noun: a document that can be rolled up (as for storage)


noun: a list of names

"his name was struck off the rolls"


noun: a long heavy sea wave as it advances towards the shore


noun: the sound of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and continuously


noun: a deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells)


noun: rotary motion of an object around its own axis


noun: small rounded bread either plain or sweet


noun: a roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.)

"he shot his roll on a bob-tailed nag"


noun: a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)


verb: execute a roll, in tumbling

"The gymnasts rolled and jumped"


verb: show certain properties when being rolled

"The carpet rolls unevenly"


verb: take the shape of a roll or cylinder

"the carpet rolled out"


verb: shape by rolling

"roll a cigarette"


verb: boil vigorously

"The water rolled"


verb: pronounce with a roll, of the phoneme /r/

"She rolls her r's"


verb: flatten or spread with a roller

"roll out the paper"


verb: arrange or or coil around

"roll your hair around your finger"


verb: begin operating or running

"The cameras were rolling"


verb: move by turning over or rotating

"The child rolled down the hill"


verb: cause to move by turning over or in a circular manner of as if on an axis

"She rolled the ball"


verb: move, rock, or sway from side to side

"The ship rolled on the heavy seas"


verb: move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment

"They rolled from town to town"


verb: move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle

"The President's convoy rolled past the crowds"


verb: move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion

"the waves rolled towards the beach"


verb: emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound

"The thunder rolled"


verb: sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity


verb: occur in soft rounded shapes

"The hills rolled past"



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