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Synonyms for roll

Synonyms for roll

to cover completely and closely, as with clothing or bandages

to move vigorously from side to side or up and down

to lean suddenly, unsteadily, and erratically from the vertical axis

to make a continuous deep reverberating sound

to proceed with ease, especially of expression

to take extravagant pleasure

roll out: to leave one's bed

roll up: to bring together so as to increase in mass or number

a series, as of names or words, printed or written down

Synonyms for roll

rotary motion of an object around its own axis

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.)

a deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells)

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the sound of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and continuously

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a document that can be rolled up (as for storage)

anything rolled up in cylindrical form

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the act of throwing dice

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walking with a swaying gait

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the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)

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move by turning over or rotating

move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle

occur in soft rounded shapes

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flatten or spread with a roller

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emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound

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begin operating or running

shape by rolling

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execute a roll, in tumbling

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sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity

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move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion

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

move, rock, or sway from side to side

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cause to move by turning over or in a circular manner of as if on an axis

pronounce with a roll, of the phoneme /r/

boil vigorously

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take the shape of a roll or cylinder

show certain properties when being rolled

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Xinyi Ding of Shrewsbury, Headmaster's List; Kaz Grala of Westboro, Headmaster's List; Sophia Iaccarino of Shrewsbury, Honor Roll; Matthew Jordan of Southboro, Honor Roll; Anna Kessler of Shrewsbury, Headmaster's List; Lauren Kuchnir of Southboro, Honor Roll; Kelly Martella of Northboro, Honor Roll; Megha Panigrahi of Southboro, Honor Roll; Hunter Platzman of Northboro, Honor Roll.
PTi's patent-pending device, on the other hand, gives operators the flexibility to skew each side of the top roll by [+ or -]0.
The nano spray coating technology used for nano coating pulling-straightening roll is improved and detailed on the basis of traditional coating technology.
The Covermatic KH 110 N roll coveting system consists of a cold-feed rubber processing extruder of the GE 90 KS series, which is used as a feed extruder, and a Covermatic extrusion die.
Feedback on the performance is provided immediately to the student through playback on the Disklavier, while simultaneously viewing the piano roll on the computer screen.
6 to 8 large green leaf lettuce leaves, trimmed to fit roll
VINTAGE ILLUSTRATIONS 1 Cowboy, pounds 25, Cath Kidston (020 7221 4000) 2 Boat, pounds 28 per roll, Cath Kidston 3 Kitchen Garden, pounds 26.
Certainly not all women in rock and roll are gay, but in that world it's not like, `Oh, how odd, there's a lesbian playing rock and roll.
A surviving spouse who inherits an IRA can elect to treat it as his or her own (in which case the minimum distributions would be determined based on the surviving spouse's age) or may roll it over, taxfree, into his or her own IRA.
The inevitable question of whether Jelly Roll actually danced can't be skirted.
Kaz Grala, Grade 7, headmaster's list; Priyanka Javlekar, 11, honor roll; Lauren Lavine, 10, honor roll; Kaushik Viswanathan, 10, honor roll; Jesse Wu, 7, honor roll.
Grooving a suction roll cover also provides a more compliant surface to the cover, which compensates for irregularities in the web, the felt, and the mating roll.
If a second nip is employed, it is usually only to apply a bond-breaker or carrier film to the rubber sheet, and may take the form of an air-loaded laminating roll running against a calender roll.
PALMDALE - Early rock 'n' roll, says John Goines, was a new form of communication: understandable to teenagers but not to their parents.
The final property tax roll for 1991/92 was published by the Department of Finance last week.