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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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Other nations roll with the punches, but not our 'patriots.
When it comes down to it,all that has happened is that England have lost a football match and they must roll with the punches,because they have a tremendous chance to go through.
But candidates who can roll with the punches and come up with an amusing response without being thrown shows they can think on their feet.
McDonald cautions anyone considering a trip to Vietnam "to have flexibility and be able to roll with the punches.
So the challenge was being able to roll with the punches, which Helena and her team definitely did.
ROLL with the Punches on Cheltenham Trials Day - as long the meeting beats the all-too-familiar threat of the frost.
He said: "Companies here that have the innovation and the people should be able to roll with the punches, but this is a bit disappointing.
Since he was first elected to Belfast Council as Sinn Fein's sole representative in 1983, Mr Maskey has had to roll with the punches.
A PREMIER'S wife has to roll with the punches - even when they're thrown by a three-year-old.
I was trying to roll with the punches but he caught me with good body shots and then one belter of a left hook downstairs.