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  • the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)
  • a flight maneuver; aircraft rotates about its longitudinal axis without changing direction or losing altitude
  • walking with a swaying gait
  • the act of throwing dice
  • anything rolled up in cylindrical form
  • a document that can be rolled up (as for storage)
  • the sound of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and continuously
  • a deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells)
  • small rounded bread either plain or sweet
  • 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
  • a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)
  • photographic film rolled up inside a container to protect it from light
  • a long heavy sea wave as it advances towards the shore
  • a list of names
    • his name was struck off the rolls
  • rotary motion of an object around its own axis
    • wheels in axial rotation
  • show certain properties when being rolled
    • The carpet rolls unevenly
    • dried-out tobacco rolls badly
  • take the shape of a roll or cylinder
    • the carpet rolled out
    • Yarn rolls well
  • boil vigorously
    • The liquid was seething
    • The water rolled
  • pronounce with a roll, of the phoneme /r/
    • She rolls her r's
  • cause to move by turning over or in a circular manner of as if on an axis
    • She rolled the ball
    • They rolled their eyes at his words
  • move, rock, or sway from side to side
    • The ship rolled on the heavy seas
  • move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
    • The gypsies roamed the woods
    • roving vagabonds
    • the wandering Jew
    • The cattle roam across the prairie
    • the laborers drift from one town to the next
    • They rolled from town to town
  • move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion
    • The curtains undulated
    • the waves rolled towards the beach
  • sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity
  • execute a roll, in tumbling
    • The gymnasts rolled and jumped
  • shape by rolling
    • roll a cigarette
  • begin operating or running
    • The cameras were rolling
    • The presses are already rolling
  • arrange or or coil around
    • roll your hair around your finger
    • Twine the thread around the spool
    • She wrapped her arms around the child
  • emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound
    • The thunder rolled
    • rolling drums
  • flatten or spread with a roller
    • roll out the paper
  • occur in soft rounded shapes
    • The hills rolled past
  • move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle
    • The President's convoy rolled past the crowds
  • move by turning over or rotating
    • The child rolled down the hill
    • turn over on your left side
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