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Noun
Rotation
Noun
Adjective
Rotating
Adjective
Verb
Present participle for to move along by turning over and over
“He looks back at his usual table and sees Gilbert finish his coffee, roll up his paper, and exit.”
Verb
Present participle for spread out
“On a lightly floured surface roll the pastry into a rectangle.”
Verb
Present participle for to make a low heavy rolling sound
“As thunder rolled in the distance, Jumabaev contacted the spirits and then began an extraordinary performance, entering a trance-like state as he sang for 40 minutes.”
Verb
Present participle for to make a series of unsteady side-to-side motions
“Our boarding party had to get aboard a ship rolling and heaving in large seas.”
Verb
Present participle for move in a particular direction by turning over and over on an axis
“The gods had condemned him to ceaselessly roll a rock to the top of a mountain, whence the stone would fall back of its own weight.”
Verb
Present participle for to move or proceed smoothly and readily
“She's getting more and more fussy as the months roll by.”
Verb
Present participle for to move in a stream
“The Princess stopped crying and looked prettily up at the shopkeeper, letting just one tear roll down her cheek.”
Verb
Present participle for move along or from side to side unsteadily or uncontrollably
“All you could hear were people rolling around with laughter.”
Verb
Present participle for to move along on wheels or rollers
“As the tanks roll into town Charlotte is forced to decide whose safety matters most.”
Verb
“Today you can still step right off the train and roll your suitcase up the flower-lined path to the hotel.”
Verb
“Mist rolled here and there in thick white clouds.”
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