roll - noun

  • rotary motion of an object around its own axis
  • a list of names
  • 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.)
  • 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)

  • roll - verb

    roll - thesaurus

    bankroll   bowl   bun   cast   coil   curl   curlicue   drift   flap   gyre   hustle   paradiddle   peal   pealing   pluck   ramble   range   revolve   ringlet   roam   roller   rolling   roster   rove   scroll   seethe   stray   swan   tramp   twine   undulate   vagabond   wander   wave   wheel   whorl   wind   wrap