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Roll appears in the following tongue twister:

  • Now the trees are all groaning in growling, rough gales
    That with thuds and hoarse roaring roll raging around!
    Such leaf-rousing, branch-ruining, ripping, raw wails,
    Such a terrible, thrashing and tree-wrecking sound!
    (by Mark Scrivener)

Roll appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • I did roll - or did I?
  • Pooh, roll a ball or hoop.
  • Pupils roll a ball or slip up.
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The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun roll:

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb roll:

trampstrayflaprevolveroampluckwheeldriftwindwrapwanderwaverangecastroll

The word roll is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun roll

What does roll mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: rolls

  1. rotary motion of an object around its own axis
  2. a list of names
    • example: his name was struck off the rolls
    • lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
    • synonym of roll: roster
    • more generic words: list / listing = a database containing an ordered array of items
    • more specific terms:
      • batting order / lineup / card = a list of batters in the order in which they will bat
      • death-roll = a list of persons killed in a war or other disaster
      • muster roll = a list of names of officers and men in a military unit or ship's company
      • church roll = a list of the members of church
      • rota = a roster of names showing the order in which people should perform certain duties
      • waiting list = a roster of those waiting to obtain something
  3. a long heavy sea wave as it advances towards the shore
  4. photographic film rolled up inside a container to protect it from light
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • more generic terms: film / photographic film = photographic material consisting of a base of celluloid covered with a photographic emulsion
  5. a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)
    • lexical domain: Shapes - nouns denoting two and three dimensional shapes
    • synonyms of roll: coil / curl / curlicue / gyre / ringlet / scroll / whorl
    • more generic term: round shape = a shape that is curved and without sharp angles
    • more specific words:
      • corolla = the whorl of petals of a flower that collectively form an inner floral envelope or layer of the perianth
      • calyx = the whorl of sepals of a flower collectively forming the outer floral envelope or layer of the perianth enclosing and supporting the developing bud
      • verticil = a whorl of leaves growing around a stem
  6. a roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.)
  7. small rounded bread either plain or sweet
    • lexical domain: Foods & Drinks - nouns denoting foods and drinks
    • synonym of roll: bun
    • more generic terms: bread / breadstuff / staff of life = food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked
    • more specific terms:
  8. a deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells)
  9. the sound of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and continuously
  10. a document that can be rolled up (as for storage)
    • lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
    • synonym of roll: scroll
    • more generic words: holograph / manuscript = handwritten book or document
    • more specific words:
      • Megillah = the scroll of parchment that contains the biblical story of Esther
      • Torah = the scroll of parchment on which the first five books of the Hebrew Scripture is written
    • instance: Dead Sea scrolls = a collection of written scrolls (containing nearly all of the Old Testament) found in a cave near the Dead Sea in the late 1940s
  11. anything rolled up in cylindrical form
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • more generic word: cylinder = a solid bounded by a cylindrical surface and two parallel planes
    • more specific words:
      • bolt = a roll of cloth or wallpaper of a definite length
      • rouleau = a roll of coins wrapped in paper
      • rouleau = a roll of ribbon
  12. the act of throwing dice
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • synonym of roll: cast
    • more generic word: throw = casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly
    • more specific word: natural = a first roll of 7 or 11 that immediately wins the stake
    • part of: craps = a gambling game played with two dice
  13. walking with a swaying gait
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic word: gait = a person's manner of walking
  14. a flight maneuver; aircraft rotates about its longitudinal axis without changing direction or losing altitude
  15. the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • synonym of roll: bowl
    • more generic words: actuation / propulsion = the act of propelling
    • part of: bowling = the playing of a game of tenpins or duckpins etc

Alternative definition of the noun roll

noun

  1. The act of rolling, or state of being rolled.
  2. That which rolls; a roller
  3. Specifically, a heavy cylinder used to break clods.
  4. Specifically, one of a set of revolving cylinders, or rollers, between which metal is pressed, formed, or smoothed, as in a rolling mill; as, to pass rails through the rolls.
  5. That which is rolled up; as, a roll of fat, of wool, paper, cloth, etc.
  6. Specifically, a document written on a piece of parchment, paper, or other materials which may be rolled up; a scroll.
  7. Hence, an official or public document; a register; a record; also, a catalogue; a list.
  8. Specifically, a quantity of cloth wound into a cylindrical form; as, a roll of carpeting; a roll of ribbon.
  9. Specifically, A cylindrical twist of tobacco.
  10. A kind of shortened raised biscuit or bread, often rolled or doubled upon itself.
  11. [nautical] The oscillating movement of a vessel from side to side, in sea way, as distinguished from the alternate rise and fall of bow and stern called pitching.
  12. A heavy, reverberatory sound.
  13. The uniform beating of a drum with strokes so rapid as scarcely to be distinguished by the ear.
  14. [obsolete] Part; office; duty; rôle.
  15. A measure of parchments, containing five dozen.
  16. the rotation angle about the longitudinal axis
  17. The act of, or total resulting from, rolling one or more dice.
  18. [nautical] The measure of extent to which a nautical vessel rotates on its fore-and-aft axis, causing its sides to go up and down. Compare with pitch.

Specialised definition of the noun roll

Glossary of sports

exercise in gymnastics at the parallel bars, balance beam or on the floor: an entire turn forwards or backwards around the transverse axis with bent knees or (in floor gymnastics) sideways around the longitudinal axis; at the parallel bars the upper arms rest on the bars. (Herbert Haag & Gerald Haag. 2003. Dictionary. Sport, Physical Education, Sport Science. Kiel, Institut für Sport und Sportwissenschaften)

Glossary of sports / air sports / artistic flying

a flying figure with a number of full turns around the aeroplane's longitudinal axis (Herbert Haag & Gerald Haag. 2003. Dictionary. Sport, Physical Education, Sport Science. Kiel, Institut für Sport und Sportwissenschaften)

Glossary of sports / basketball

starting with the back to the basket, to make a quick turning motion around a defender, followed by a break to the basket

Glossary of sports / luge

steering of the slide with shoulder pressure

Definition of the verb roll

What does roll mean as a doing word?

Roll is one of the top 1000 most common verbs in the English language.

verb - inflections: rolled | rolling | rolls

  1. move by turning over or rotating
    • examples: The child rolled down the hill | These balls roll easily
    • syntax:
      Syntactic formulaExample for the syntactic formulaVerbs with the same syntax
      [Agent - being] [Verb] [Patient]Jennifer craned her neckVerbs Involving the Body: arch, bare, bat, beat, blow, clench, click, close, cock, crane, crook, cross, drum, flap, flash, flex, flick, flutter, fold, gnash, grind, hang, hunch, kick, knit, open, pucker, purse, raise, rub, shake, show, shuffle, smack, snap, stamp, stretch, toss, turn, twiddle, twitch, wag, waggle, wiggle, wring, wrinkle
      [Agent - being] [Verb] [Patient] at [Cause]Jennifer rolled her eyes at his behavior
      [Agent - being] [Verb] [Patient] at / to / towards / for [Recipient]Jennifer wagged her finger at the naughty child
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Theme]Bill rolled the ballVerbs of Motion: bounce, coil, drift, drop, float, glide, move, revolve, rotate, slide, snake, soar, spin, spiral, swing, turn, twirl, twist, undulate, whirl, wind
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Theme] [Adjective]Bill rolled the drawer open
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Theme] to / into [Oblique, state]Bill rolled the drawer to an open position
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Theme] [Path Preposition] [Location]Bill rolled the ball down the hill
      [Theme - concrete object] [Verb]The ball rolled
      [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] [Adjective]The drawer rolled open
      [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] to / into [Oblique, state]The drawer rolled to an open position
      [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] [Spatial Preposition] [Location]The ball rolled down the hill
      there [Verb] [Theme, indefinite] [Path Preposition] [Location]There jumped a little white rabbit out of the boxVerbs of Motion: amble, backpack, bolt, bounce, bound, bowl, canter, carom, cavort, charge, clamber, climb, clump, coast, crawl, creep, dart, dash, dodder, drift, file, flit, float, fly, frolic, gallop, gambol, glide, goose step, hasten, hike, hobble, hop, hurry, hurtle, inch, jog, journey, jump, leap, limp, lollop, lope, lumber, lurch, march, meander, mince, mosey, nip, pad, parade, perambulate, plod, prance, promenade, prowl, race, ramble, roam, romp, rove, run, rush, sashay, saunter, scamper, scoot, scram, scramble, scud, scurry, scuttle, shamble, shuffle, sidle, skedaddle, skip, skitter, skulk, sleepwalk, slide, slink, slither, slog, slouch, sneak, somersault, speed, stagger, step, stomp, stray, streak, stride, stroll, strut, stumble, stump, swagger, sweep, swerve, swim, tack, tear, tiptoe, toddle, toil, totter, tour, traipse, tramp, travel, trek, troop, trot, trudge, trundle, vault, waddle, wade, walk, wander, weave, whiz, zigzag, zoom
      there [Verb] [Path Preposition] [Location, concrete] [Theme, indefinite]There jumped out of the box a little white rabbit
      [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme]He skated Penny | Tom jumped the horse
      [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] [Adjective]Bill rolled the drawer open
      [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] to / into [Oblique, state]Bill rolled the drawer to an open position
      [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] [Spatial Preposition] [Location]Tom jumped the horse over the fence
      [Theme - being or machine] [Verb]The horse jumped
      [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Location, concrete]The horse jumped the stream
      [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Oblique 1] to / into [Oblique 2, state]Claire skated her skates blades to shreds | She waltzed herself to sickness | We walked ourselves into a state of exhaustion
      [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Oblique 1] [Path Preposition] [Oblique 2]Tom ran the soles off his shoes
      [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Spatial Preposition] [Location]The horse jumped over the fence
      [Path Preposition] [Location] [Verb] [Theme]Out of the box jumped a little white rabbit
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Destination] [Theme]Carla slid John the books | Nora brought Pamela the bookVerbs of Sending and Carrying: bounce, float, slide
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Theme]Carla slid the books
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Theme] to [Destination]Carla slid the books to the floor
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Theme] [Path Preposition, except: at / to / towards / for ] [Source]Carla slid the books across the table
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Theme] from / out / out of / off / off of [Source] to [Destination]Carla slid the books from one end of the table to the other
      [Theme - concrete object] [Verb]The books slid
      [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] to [Destination]The books slid to the floor
      [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] [Path Preposition, except: at / to / towards / for ] [Source]The books slid from the table
      [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] from / out / out of / off / off of [Source] to [Destination]The books slid from the table to the floor
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Patient, plural] apartI broke the twig and the branch apartVerbs of Separating and Disassembling: blow, break, cut, draw, hack, hew, kick, knock, pry, pull, push, rip, saw, shove, slip, snap, split, tear, tug, yank
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Patient 1] off / off of / from [Patient 2]I broke the twig off the branch
      [Patient - solid, plural] [Verb] apartThe twig and the branch broke apart
      [Patient - solid, plural] [Verb] apart [Adverb]Those twigs and branches break apart easily
      [Patient 1 - solid] [Verb] off / off of / from [Patient 2]The twig broke off the branch
      [Patient 1 - solid] [Verb] off / off of / from [Patient 2] [Adverb]Twigs break off of those branches easily
    • lexical domain: Motions - verbs of walking, flying, swimming
    • synonym of roll: turn over
    • more generic word: turn = change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
    • more specific word: rim = roll around the rim of
  2. move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle
    • examples: The President's convoy rolled past the crowds | These cars won't roll
    • lexical domain: Motions - verbs of walking, flying, swimming
    • synonym of roll: wheel
    • more generic words: go / locomote / move / travel = change location
    • more specific words:
      • bowl = roll
      • troll = cause to move round and round
  3. occur in soft rounded shapes
    • example: The hills rolled past
    • lexical domain: Stative - verbs of being, having, spatial relations
    • synonym of roll: undulate
  4. flatten or spread with a roller
    • example: roll out the paper
    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • synonym of roll: roll out
    • more generic word: flatten = make flat or flatter
    • more specific words:
      • cog = roll steel ingots
      • mill = roll out (metal) with a rolling machine
  5. emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound
  6. arrange or or coil around
    • examples: roll your hair around your finger | They roll the wire around the stick | The wires roll around the stick
    • syntax:
      Syntactic formulaExample for the syntactic formula
      [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Theme] [Path Preposition] [Location]Cora coiled the rope around the post
      [Theme - nonrigid elongated] [Verb] [Adverb] [Path Preposition] [Location]That type of rope coils easily around the post
      [Theme - nonrigid elongated] [Verb] [Path Preposition] [Location]The rope coiled around the post

      Verbs of Putting (with the same syntax): loop, rotate, spin, swirl, twine, whirl, wind.

    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • synonyms of roll: twine / wind / wrap
    • more generic words: displace / move = cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
    • more specific words:
      • spool = wind onto a spool or a reel
      • reel = wind onto or off a reel
      • ball = form into a ball by winding or rolling
      • clew / clue = roll into a ball
      • coil / curl / loop = wind around something in coils or loops
  7. begin operating or running
    • examples: The cameras were rolling | The presses are already rolling
    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • more generic words: function / go / operate / run / work = perform as expected when applied
  8. shape by rolling
    • example: roll a cigarette
    • syntax:
      Syntactic formulaExample for the syntactic formulaVerbs with the same syntax
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb]Martha carvesVerbs of Creation: arrange, assemble, bake, blow, cast, chisel, churn, compile, cook, crochet, develop, embroider, erect, fashion, fold, forge, formulate, grind, grow, hack, hammer, knit, mold, pound, sculpture, sew, spin, stitch, weave, whittle
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Beneficiary] [Product] for [Asset]The contractor will build you a house for $100,000
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Beneficiary] [Product] from / out of [Material]Martha carved the baby a toy out of a piece of wood
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Material] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a piece of wood for the baby
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Material] into [Product]Martha carved the piece of wood into a toy
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Material] into [Product] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a piece of wood into a toy for the baby
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product]Martha carves toys
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a toy for the baby
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] from / out of [Material]Martha carved a toy out of a piece of wood
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] from / out of [Material] for [Asset]Martha will carve a toy out of a piece of wood for $50
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] from / out of [Material] for [Beneficiary]Martha carved a toy out of a piece of wood for the baby
      [Material - concrete object] [Verb] [Product]This wood carved beautiful toys
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Beneficiary] [Product]David dug me a hole | Donna fixed me a sandwichVerbs of Creation and Transformation: bake, blend, brew, clear, cook, cook up, cultivate, fix, invent, kindle, light, mix, prepare, ready, run, toss
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product]David constructed a house | Donna fixed a sandwich
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Product] for [Beneficiary]David dug a hole for me | Donna fixed a sandwich for me
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Patient, plural] togetherHerman connected the computers together | Herman gathered the students togetherVerbs of Combining and Attaching: band, baste, cluster, collate, collect, gather, group, herd, jumble, pair, sew, shake, shuffle, stick
      [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Patient 1] with / into / to [Patient 2]Herman gathered students into group2
      [Patient - concrete object, plural] [Verb] [Adverb]Eggs whisk easily | Most labels tape easily
      [Patient - concrete object, plural] [Verb] [Adverb] togetherSugar and cream whip together easily
      [Patient 1 - concrete object] [Verb] [Adverb] with / into / to [Patient 2]Sugar whips into cream easily
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • more generic words: form / shape = give shape or form to
  9. execute a roll, in tumbling
  10. sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity
  11. move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion
    • example: the waves rolled towards the beach
    • lexical domain: Motions - verbs of walking, flying, swimming
    • synonyms of roll: flap / undulate / wave
    • more generic word: move = move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
    • more specific word: luff = flap when the wind is blowing equally on both sides
  12. move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
  13. move, rock, or sway from side to side
    • example: The ship rolled on the heavy seas
    • lexical domain: Motions - verbs of walking, flying, swimming
    • more generic words: rock / shake / sway = move back and forth or sideways
  14. cause to move by turning over or in a circular manner of as if on an axis
    • examples: She rolled the ball | They rolled their eyes at his words
    • lexical domain: Motions - verbs of walking, flying, swimming
    • synonym of roll: revolve
    • more generic words: displace / move = cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
    • more specific word: transit = revolve (the telescope of a surveying transit) about its horizontal transverse axis in order to reverse its direction
  15. pronounce with a roll, of the phoneme /r/
  16. boil vigorously
    • examples: The water rolled | The water rolls
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • synonym of roll: seethe
    • more generic words: boil / churn / moil / roil = be agitated
  17. take the shape of a roll or cylinder
    • examples: the carpet rolled out | Yarn rolls well
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • more generic terms: change form / change shape / deform = assume a different shape or form
  18. show certain properties when being rolled
    • examples: The carpet rolls unevenly | dried-out tobacco rolls badly
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • synonym of roll: roll up
    • more generic word: change = undergo a change; become different in essence

Alternative definition of the verb roll

verb

  1. [ergative] 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.
  2. To wrap round on itself; to form into a spherical or cylindrical body by causing to turn over and over.
  3. To bind or involve by winding, as in a bandage; to inwrap; often with up.
  4. [ergative] To drive or impel forward with an easy motion, as of rolling.
  5. [ergative] To utter copiously, especially with sounding words; to utter with a deep sound; -- often with forth, or out.
  6. To press or level with a roller; to spread or form with a roll, roller, or rollers.
  7. [ergative] To move, or cause to be moved, upon, or by means of, rollers or small wheels.
  8. [chiefly US, Canada, colloquial] To leave or begin a journey.
  9. [chiefly US, Canada, colloquial] To compete, especially with vigor.
  10. To beat with rapid, continuous strokes, as a drum; to sound a roll upon.
  11. [geometry] 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.
  12. To turn over in one's mind; to revolve.
  13. [US, slang] To behave in a certain way; to adopt a general disposition toward a situation.
  14. [gaming, transitive or intransitive] To throw dice.
  15. [gaming, transitive] To roll dice such that they form a given pattern or total.
  16. To have a rolling aspect
  17. [gaming] To create a new character in a role-playing game.
  18. [computing] To generate a random number.
  19. To turn over and over.
  20. To tumble in gymnastics.
  21. [nautical] when a nautical vessel rotates on its fore-and-aft axis, causing its sides to go up and down. Compare with pitch.
  22. [transitive] To beat up.
  23. [transitive, slang] To cause to betray secrets or to testify for the prosecution.
  24. [intransitive, slang] To betray secrets.
  25. [informal] To act.
  26. [slang] To be under the influence of MDMA (a psychedelic stimulant, also known as [term, ecstasy, lang=en].

Specialised definition of the verb roll

Glossary of sports / luge

to steer the slide with shoulder pressure

Places

  1. Roll is an unincorporated community in central Yuma County, Arizona, United States. It is part of the Yuma Metropolitan Statistical Area. Named for early settler John H. Roll, it lies along the lower Gila River, between the Yuma Proving Ground and the Barry M. Goldwater Air Force Range. Local roads connect Roll to Interstate 8, east of the city of Yuma, the county seat of Yuma County. Its elevation is 262 feet. Although Roll is unincorporated, it has a post office. Roll has the ZIP Code of 85347; in the 2000 census, the population of the 85347 ZCTA was 1,235.
  2. Roll is a small rural community located in Roger Mills County, Oklahoma on U.S. Highway 283 at the junction with State Highway 47. Founded in old Day County, the post office was opened December 9, 1903. It closed August 31, 1920.
  3. Roll is an unincorporated American community in Washington Township, Blackford County, Indiana. Nearly all of the community's businesses have been closed for years. Although the Blackford County Historical Society lists Roll as a ghost town, homes are still maintained in the area, and it is still listed as a populated place by the U.S. Geological Survey. The rural community is located on Indiana State Road 18, about one mile west of its intersection with Indiana State Road 3.

There are other places with in their name, like Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Characters

  1. Roll a.k.a. Roll.EXE is a fictional character from the 2002 TV anime series MegaMan NT Warrior.
  2. Roll is a fictional character from the 1998 film A Bug's Life.
  3. Roll is a female video game character in the Mega Man Classic series in its many continuities, and is largely considered to be the female lead in many of them. Not much is known about Roll compared to the other characters, except she was designed for housekeeping instead of fighting, and she is the younger sister of Mega Man.
  4. Roll is a fictional character from Mega Man TV Series.
    • also known as Rōru
  5. Roll is a fictional character from the 2005 film Roll Bounce.

There are other characters with in their name, like Jelly Roll, jelly roll!, Rock N Roll, Rock´n´roll, Rock-N-Roll, Rock 'n Roll, Rock n' Roll, Tootsie Roll, Rock 'n' Roll, Rock ’n’ Roll, mr. rock n roll, Rock ''n'' Roll, Jelly Roll Morton, Mr. Rock 'n' Roll, Rock 'n' Roll Singer.

Music

  1. "Roll" is the seventh studio album by Canadian country music group Emerson Drive. It was released on October 30, 2012 via Open Road Recordings. The album's first single, "She's My Kind of Crazy," reached the top forty on the Canadian Hot 100.
    • genre: Country
    • released on
    • award: - Juno Award for Country Album of the Year nomination for Emerson Drive
  2. "Roll" is the third album by Australian alternative country musician Anne McCue. Her first album for Messenger Records, it was released to critical acclaim in 2003.
  3. "ROLL" is a musical album of RANGSTEEN.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  4. "Roll" is a musical album of Macho.
    • released in (36 years ago)
  5. "Roll" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  6. "Roll" is a musical single of Dron Hill.
    • released on
  7. "Roll" is a musical album of PerkinsWood.
    • released on (8 years ago)
  8. "Roll" is a composition.

Writings

  1. "Roll" a.k.a. "Roll!" is a book by Rich Underwood.
    • also known as "Roll!: shooting TV news: views from behind the lens"
  2. "Roll" is a book by William Fuller.

Miscellanea

  1. Roll: A roll is a small, often round loaf of bread served as a meal accompaniment. A roll can be served and eaten whole or cut transversely and dressed with filling between the two halves. Rolls are also commonly used to make sandwiches similar to those produced using slices of bread.
    • also known as Bread roll
  2. Roll: A roll is the most basic and fundamental skill in gymnastics. There are many variations in the skill. Rolls are similar to flips in the fact that they are a complete rotation of the body. However, the rotation of the roll is usually executed on the ground while a flip is executed in mid air with hips passing over the head and without any hands touching the floor. Rolls also help recover from a fall safely.

Phrases with Roll

Phrases starting with the word Roll:

  1. Roll'd
  2. roll in
  3. Roll On
  4. roll up
  5. roll-on
  6. roll off
  7. roll out
  8. roll-top

Phrases ending with the word Roll:

  1. A Roll
  2. B Roll
  3. Bog Roll
  4. Bum Roll
  5. egg roll
  6. Egg-Roll
  7. Loo Roll
  8. Nut roll
  9. Rag-Roll
  10. Cali Roll
  11. Chin Roll
  12. drum roll

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Google previewWinning Casino Play

The come-out roll is a 5, establishing 5 as the point. Player bets $5 on the come. The roll is an 8, establishing 8 as the come point. The dealer moves the $5 come bet to the rectangular box marked 8 to indicate that 8 is the point for that come ...

Google previewSports Rules Book 3rd Edition, The (2009)

by Human Kinetics (Organization), Thomas W. Hanlon

A dive roll is an aerial forward roll where the hands and feet are off of the performing surface simultaneously.

A forward roll is a nonaerial tumbling skill where the person rotates forward through an inverted position by lifting the hips over the ...

Google previewThe Vegan Athlete (2012)

Maximizing Your Health and Fitness While Maintaining a Compassionate Lifestyle by Ben Greene, Brett Stewart

A multiple Ultraman and Ironman Triathlon finisher, Rich Roll is an ultra- endurance all-star. Commonly...

Roll is a big advocate of the vegan diet and made history by being the first vegan athlete to compete in an Ultraman Triathlon. Having ...

Google previewSnare Drum Rudiment Dictionary

A Complete Reference Guide Containing All of the Original 26 Rudiments by Sandy Feldstein

ELEVEN STROKE ROLL The ELEVEN STROKE ROLL is based on the alternate hand movement of six single strokes. J L R L R L R J - J J J L R L R L R By making each of the single strokes a double stroke, you end up with an eleven stroke ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words (2008)

by Diagram Group

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These days, rock 'n' roll is much more about rock than about roll. I don't do rock. But I'm interested in that roll part, because that's the funny little bit that makes it hip. (Nick Lowe)
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Scrabble value of R1O1L1L1

The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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