Hyphenation of roll

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Definitions of roll:

Rotary motion of an object around its own axis
Wheels in axial rotation
A list of names
His name was struck off the rolls
A long heavy sea wave as it advances towards the shore
Photographic film rolled up inside a container to protect it from light
A round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)
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
Small rounded bread either plain or sweet
A deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells)
The sound of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and continuously
A document that can be rolled up (as for storage)
Anything rolled up in cylindrical form
The act of throwing dice
Walking with a swaying gait
A flight maneuver
Aircraft rotates about its longitudinal axis without changing direction or losing altitude
The act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)
Move by turning over or rotating
The child rolled down the hill Turn over on your left side
Move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle
The President's convoy rolled past the crowds
Occur in soft rounded shapes
The hills rolled past
Flatten or spread with a roller
Roll out the paper
Emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound
The thunder rolled Rolling drums
Arrange or or coil around
Roll your hair around your finger Twine the thread around the spool She wrapped her arms around the child
Begin operating or running
The cameras were rolling The presses are already rolling
Shape by rolling
Roll a cigarette
Execute a roll, in tumbling
The gymnasts rolled and jumped
Sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity
Move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion
The curtains undulated The waves rolled towards the beach
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, rock, or sway from side to side
The ship rolled on the heavy seas
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
Pronounce with a roll, of the phoneme /r/
She rolls her r's
Boil vigorously
The liquid was seething The water rolled
Take the shape of a roll or cylinder
The carpet rolled out Yarn rolls well
Show certain properties when being rolled
The carpet rolls unevenly Dried-out tobacco rolls badly

Synonyms of roll:

nounaxial rotation, axial motion, rotation, revolution, gyration
noun roster, list, listing
noun roller, rolling wave, wave, moving ridge
noun film, photographic film
noun coil, whorl, curl, curlicue, ringlet, gyre, scroll, round shape
noun bankroll, funds, finances, monetary resource, cash in hand, pecuniary resource
noun bun, bread, breadstuff, staff of life
noun peal, pealing, rolling, sound
noun paradiddle, drum roll, sound
noun scroll, manuscript, holograph
noun cylinder
noun cast, throw
noun gait
nounflight maneuver, airplane maneuver
noun propulsion, actuation
verbturn over, turn, roll down, roll over
verb wheel, travel, go, move, locomote
verb undulate
verbroll out, flatten
verb sound, go
verb wind, wrap, twine, move, displace, roll up
verb function, work, operate, go, run
verb shape, form
verb tumble
verb hustle, pluck, steal
verb undulate, flap, wave, move
verb wander, swan, stray, tramp, roam, cast, ramble, rove, range, drift, vagabond, travel, go, move, locomote
verb rock, sway, shake
verb revolve, move, displace
verb pronounce, articulate, enounce, sound out, enunciate, say
verb seethe, churn, boil, moil, roil
verbchange shape, change form, deform
verbroll up, change

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