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Definition of the verb rove

What does rove mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: roved | roving | roves

  1. move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment

Alternative definition of the verb rove

verb

  1. [obsolete, intransitive] To shoot with arrows (at).
  2. [intransitive] To roam, or wander about at random, especially over a wide area.
  3. [transitive] To card wool or other fibres.
  4. simple past of rive

Person

Who is Rove?

Rove a.k.a. Rove McManus: John Henry Michael "Rove" McManus is an triple award winning Australian Gold Logie award winning television presenter, producer, comedian and media personality. He is the host of the comedy talk show Rove LA and was the also host of the self-titled variety show Rove, while he is also the co-owner of the production company Roving Enterprises with partner Craig Campbell.

Miscellanea

Rove, formerly Rove Live, was an Australian television variety show which premiered on the Nine Network on 22 September 1999, before moving to Network Ten which aired the program from 2000 until November, 2009. The show was hosted by comedian Rove McManus, and featured an ensemble cast, who presented various segments throughout the course of the show. The show won the Logie Award for "Most Popular Light Entertainment Program" five times.

  • also known as Rove Live
  • begun on and completed on (6 years ago)
  • 354 episodes of 90 or 60 minutes each, in 11 seasons
  • country: Australia
  • regular cast:
  • genres: Talk show, Comedy
  • some of the awards:
      • Logie Award for Most Popular New Male Talent nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program nomination for Nine Network
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program nomination for Network Ten
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program nomination for Network Ten
      • Logie Award for Most Outstanding Comedy Program nomination for Network Ten
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program, received by Network Ten
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program nomination for Network Ten
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television, received by Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter, received by Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program, received by Network Ten
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter nomination for Rove McManus
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Australian Program nomination for Network Ten
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program nomination for Network Ten
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter, received by Rove McManus
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television, received by Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program, received by Network Ten
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program nomination for Network Ten
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television, received by Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter, received by Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program, received by Network Ten
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television (Rove Live (2000)) nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program nomination for Network Ten
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter, received by Rove McManus
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program nomination for Network Ten
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter, received by Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program, received by Network Ten
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter, received by Rove McManus
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter nomination for Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program nomination for Network Ten
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter, received by Rove McManus
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program, received by Network Ten
      • Logie Award for Most Popular Presenter nomination for Rove McManus
      • Gold Logie Award for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television nomination for Rove McManus

Phrases with Rove

  1. rove beetle
  2. Rove Beetles
  3. Hairy Rove Beetle

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Rove

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Google previewSummary: The Way to Win (2017)

Review and Analysis of Mark Halperin and John F. Harris's Book by BusinessNews Publishing

Karl Rove is the conservative counterpart to Bill Clinton; the most brilliant political strategist the Republicans have.

Google previewDictionary of English Etymology (1865)

To Rove, Rover. Rover was formerly used in the ...

Google previewKnight's American Mechanical Dictionary (1884)

A Description of Tools, Instruments, Machines, Processes, and Engineering; History of Inventions; General Technological Vocabulary; and Digest of Mechanical Appliances in Science and the Arts by Edward Henry Knight

rove with a single rope. When two blocks are employed , one Is the standing b'orJc, and the other the running block. The rope is termed the /all, and runs over the sheaves. The fast end of the fall is the staiuJing end, ...

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1808)

Illustrating the Words in Their Different Significations by Examples from Ancient and Modern Writers by John Jamieson

To ROVE, c. n. To be ...

Google previewThe new encyclopædia; or, Universal dictionary ofarts and sciences (1807)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

ROVE. v. n. [rojsver, Danish, to nr plunder.] To rambie ; to range ; to wier,— Tbou'ft years upon thee, and thon art too full )!t'.;c wars surfeit', to go rove with" one "hat's yet unbruis'd. Sbak.

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Usage statistics about rove

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

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

ramblerovetrampstrayroamdriftwanderrangecastroll

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Quotes about Rove

Rove and his attorneys can parse the words all they want, but it is now clear that while Rove may not have given a reporter Plame's name, he clearly identified her by telling the reporter that Joseph Wilson's wife was a CIA agent. (Louise Slaughter)
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Scrabble value of R1O1V4E1

The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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