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To cause to revolve by turning over and over; to move by turning on an axis; to impel forward by causing to turn over and over on a supporting surface.
To turn over and over.
c. 1599, (w), ''The Life of Henry the Fifth''
- And her foot, look you, is fixed upon a spherical stone, which rolls, and rolls, and rolls.
1922, (w), ''(novel)|Ulysses'' Chapter 13
- The gentleman aimed the ball once or twice and then threw it up the strand towards Cissy Caffrey but it rolled down the slope and stopped right under Gerty's skirt near the little pool by the rock.
To wrap (something) round on itself; to form into a spherical or cylindrical body by causing to turn over and over.
To bind or involve by winding, as in a bandage; to enwrap; often with ''up''.
To be wound or formed into a cylinder or ball.
''The cloth rolls unevenly; the snow rolls well.''
To drive or impel forward with an easy motion, as of rolling.
To utter copiously, especially with sounding words; to utter with a deep sound; — often with forth, or out.
To press or level with a roller; to spread or form with a roll, roller, or rollers.
To spread itself under a roller or rolling-pin.
''The pastry rolls well.''
To move, or cause to be moved, upon, or by means of, rollers or small wheels.
(quote-book)| title=(w)| chapter=5| passage=We expressed our readiness, and in ten minutes were in the station wagon, rolling rapidly down the long drive, for it was then after nine. We passed on the way the van of the guests from Asquith.
(quote-journal)| title=Ideas coming down the track| passage=A “moving platform” scheme(..)is more technologically ambitious than maglev trains even though it relies on conventional rails. Local trains would use side-by-side rails to roll alongside intercity trains and allow passengers to switch trains by stepping through docking bays.
To beat with rapid, continuous strokes, as a drum; to sound a roll upon.
To apply (one line or surface) to another without slipping; to bring all the parts of (one line or surface) into successive contact with another, in such a manner that at every instant the parts that have been in contact are equal.
To turn over in one's mind; to revolve.
To behave in a certain way; to adopt a general disposition toward a situation.
2006, Chris McKenna, "Kids at party chant as police sergeant is beaten by angry teens", ''Times Herald-Record'' (Middletown, NY), Tuesday, November 21, http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20061121/NEWS/611210321.
- "This is how we roll in Spring Valley," one teen reportedly boasted.
To throw dice.
To roll dice such that they form a given pattern or total.
To create a new character in a game, especially by using dice to determine properties.
To generate a number.
To rotate on its fore-and-aft axis, causing its sides to go up and down. Compare (m).
To travel by sailing.
19th c., ''Rolling Down to Old Maui'' (anon.)
- We're homeward bound from the Arctic ground / Rolling down to Old Maui
early 20th c., ''Randy Dandy-O'' (anon.)
- Now we are ready to head for the Horn / Way-hey, roll and go!
To up; to attack and cause physical damage to.
To cause to betray secrets or to testify for the prosecution.
To betray secrets.
To be under the influence of MDMA (a psychedelic stimulant, also known as (m)).
2000, Michael Sunstar, ''Underground Rave Dance'',http://books.google.com/books?id=7XMgAQAAIAAJ Writers Club Press, (ISBN), page 15:
- Cindy replied, “Wow, that’s great. Did you try E at those parties?” Steel said, “Oh yeah. I was rolling hard at the Willy Wonka party.”
2003, Karin Slaughter, ''A Faint Cold Fear'' (novel), HarperCollins, (ISBN), page 169:
- The crowd was rolling on Ecstasy, and the lights enhanced the experience. (..) He would use it to keep his teeth from chattering while he was rolling.
(ante) unidentified Internet user quoted in Joseph A. Kotarba, “Music as a Feature of the Online Discussion of Illegal Drugs”, in Edward Murguía et al. (editors), ''Real Drugs in a Virtual World: Drug Discourse and Community Online'', Lexington Books (2007), (ISBN)
- So the quesion is When you are rolling what gets you in that “ecstasy” state more: hard pounding energetic music or smoother and gentler music? Personally for me its gentler music because when I’m rolling my mind can’t really keep up with all the hard pounding intriquet sounds (..)
To (cause to) film.
To slip past (a defender) with the ball.
2014, Jacob Steinberg, "Wigan shock Manchester City in FA Cup again to reach semi-finals", ''The Guardian'', 9 March 2014:
- Rolled far too easily by Marc-Antoine Fortuné, Demichelis compounded his error by standing on the striker's foot. In the absence of the injured Watson, Gómez converted the penalty.
To have a rolling aspect.
To perform a periodical revolution; to move onward as with a revolution.
''The years roll on.''
To move, like waves or billows, with alternate swell and depression.
to move and cause an effect on someone
1718, (w), ''Solomon On The Vanity Of The World''
- Here tell me, if thou darest, my conscious soul,
- what different sorrows did within thee roll?
To make a loud or heavy rumbling noise.
''The thunder rolled and the lightning flashed.''
To enrobe in toilet-paper (as a prank or spectacle).
2000, Mark F. Komarinski and Cary Collett, ''Red Hat Linux System Administration Handbook'', page 311, https://books.google.com/books?id=mEy7Xaw8yjAC&pg=PA311&dq=%22roll%22
2006, ''Keyboard'', volume 32, page 188, https://books.google.com/books?id=Y4YJAQAAMAAJ&q=%22roll+our+own%22
2010, Joseph Rattz and Adam Freeman, ''Pro LINQ: Language Integrated Query in C 2010'', page 208, https://books.google.com/books?id=Io7hHlVN3qQC&pg=PA208&dq=%22roll%22
2015, Hyer Thomas, ''Derivatives Algorithms - Volume 1: Bones (Second Edition)'', page 135, https://books.google.com/books?id=PVcGCwAAQBAJ&pg=PA135&dq=%22roll%22
The act or result of rolling, or state of being rolled.
Something which rolls.
A heavy cylinder used to break clods.
One of a set of revolving cylinders, or rollers, between which metal is pressed, formed, or smoothed, as in a rolling mill.
The uniform beating of a drum with strokes so rapid as scarcely to be distinguished by the ear.
The oscillating movement of a nautical vessel as it rotates from side to side, on its fore-and-aft axis, causing its sides to go up and down, as distinguished from the alternate rise and fall of bow and stern called pitching; or the equivalent in an aircraft.
The measure or extent to which a vessel rotates from side to side, on its fore-and-aft axis.
The rotation angle about the longitudinal axis.
An instance of the act of rolling an aircraft through one or more complete rotations about its longitudinal axis.
The act of, or total resulting from, rolling one or more dice.
A winning streak of continuing luck, especially at gambling (qualifier).
A training match for a fighting dog.
That which is rolled up.
- Busy angels spread / The lasting roll, recording what we say.
An official or public document; a register; a record
1713 (w), ''The History of the Common Law of England'' (posthumously published)
- As to the rolls of parliament, viz. the entry of the several petitions, answers and transactions in parliament. Those are generally and successively extant of record in the Tower
A catalogue or list
c. 1666, Davies (translator)|John Davies, ''Historical Relations: Or, a Discovery of the True Causes Why Ireland Was Never Entirely Subdued, Nor Brought Under Obedience of the Crown of England Until the Beginning of the Reign of King James I''
- The roll and list of that army doth remain.
A quantity of cloth wound into a cylindrical form.
A cylindrical twist of tobacco.
A kind of shortened raised biscuit or bread, often rolled or doubled upon itself; see also (m).
(RQ:L'Estrange Fables of Aesop)
A measure of parchments, containing five dozen.
1882, James Edwin Thorold Rogers, ''A History of Agriculture and Prices in England'', Volume 4, p. 594:
- Parchement is sold by the dozen, and by the roll of five dozens.
form into a roll