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roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (ball, hoop)  (avanzare ruotando)rotolare vi
 The ball rolled down the hill.
 La palla è rotolata giù per la collina.
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (ball, round object)far rotolare vtr
 He rolled the ball to the baby.
 Ha fatto rotolare la palla verso il bambino.
roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (move on wheels)  (mezzi di trasporto)viaggiare vi
 The car rolled along the street.
 L'auto viaggiava lungo la strada.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (toilet paper)  (carta igienica)rotolo nm
 Do we have any more rolls of toilet paper?
 Abbiamo ancora alcuni rotoli di carta igienica?
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (culinary: side bread)  (cucina: pane al ristorante)pane nm
 The restaurant served a roll with the meal.
 Il ristorante ha servito del pane con il pasto.
 
Additional Translations
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (sthg wound in cylindrical form)  (cilindro con filo avvolto)rocchetto, gomitolo nm
 The cat loved playing with the roll of yarn.
 Al gatto piaceva molto giocare con il rocchetto di filo.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (of film)  (di pellicola)rullino nm
 I have three more rolls, with twenty-four exposures each.
 Ho ancora tre rullini da 24 foto ciascuno.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (of money)  (di banconote)rotolo nm
 The parking attendant pulled out a roll of Euros to give us change.
 L'impiegato del parcheggio ha tirato fuori un rotolo di Euro per darci il resto.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (of wire)  (di cavo)bobina nf
 There is a roll of wire on the construction site.
 C'è una bobina di cavo sul luogo dei lavori.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (scroll)  (di carta o pergamena)rotolo nm
 The ancient rolls were fragile.
 * Questi rotoli antichi sono molto fragili.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (of the ocean)  (del mare)rollio nm
 The constant roll of the ocean made him seasick.
 Il costante rollio del mare gli diede la nausea.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (of a boat, ship, plane)  (di barca, nave, aereo)rollio nm
 The roll to the side really scared the passengers.
 Il rollio laterale ha terrorizzato i passeggeri.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (music: trill)  (musica: canto)gorgheggio nm
 When she sang, her rolls were perfection.
 Quando iniziò a cantare, i suoi gorgheggi erano perfetti.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (of dice)  (di dadi)lancio, tiro nm
 It was a bad roll and he lost all his money.
 Fu un brutto lancio e perse tutti i suoi soldi.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (of a bowling ball)  (bowling)tiro, colpo nm
 His final toss was a nice roll. He won that game as a result.
 Il suo ultimo lancio è stato un ottimo tiro che gli ha fatto vincere la partita.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (list, register)  (chiamare i nomi su una lista)appello nm
 The teacher called roll every morning.
 L'insegnante faceva l'appello tutte le mattine.
roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (of fat)  (corpo: di grasso)rotolo nm
 You could see the rolls of fat when he lifted up his shirt!
 Si vedevano i rotoli di grasso quando si è tirato su la maglietta.
roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (move by revolving)  (avanzare ruotando)ruotare vi
 The tank wheels rolled forward.
 Le ruote del carro armato ruotarono in avanti.
roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (move with undulations)  (camminare facendo ondeggiare il bacino)ancheggiare vi
 He loved to watch the way she rolled along the street.
 Amava osservare come ancheggiava lungo la strada.
roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (extend in undulations)  (paesaggio collinare)svolgersi, dipanarsi, estendersi v rif
 The hills of Tuscany roll for miles.
 Le colline della Toscana si estendono per chilometri.
roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (time: elapse, pass)passare, scorrere vi
 Time rolls on.
 Il tempo scorre.
roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (wallow)  (rotolare su sé stesso)rotolarsi v rif
 The hippos loved to roll in the mud.
 Gli ippopotami amano rotolarsi nel fango.
roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (thunder)  (letterario: rumoreggiare)rombare vi
 During the storm, the thunder rolled.
 Durante la tempesta il tuono rombò.
roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (drums)  (tamburo)rullare vi
 The trumpets blared and the drums rolled.
 Le trombe squillarono e i tamburi rullarono.
roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." colloquial (get moving)muoversi, darsi una mossa v rif
 Are you ready to go? Let's roll.
 Sei pronto? Muoviamoci!
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (trill)  (linguistica )arrotare vtr
 Many Americans find it hard to roll their Rs.
 Molti americani trovano difficile arrotare la erre.
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (move up and down or side to side)  (distribuire)stendere, distendere vtr
 He rolled the paint onto the wall very quickly.
 Ha steso la pittura sul muro molto rapidamente.
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (make sway)  (far ondeggiare)cullare, scuotere vtr
 The waves rolled the boat back and forth.
 Le onde cullavano la barca avanti e indietro.
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (wrap around a cylinder)  (avvolgere in forma circolare)riavvolgere, arrotolare, avvolgere vtr
 We rolled the hose after washing the car.
 Abbiamo riavvolto il tubo dopo aver lavato la macchina.
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (form a tube)  (formare un cilindro con qc)arrotolare vtr
   (informale: sigarette)rollare vtr
 I have seen photos of old Cubans rolling cigars.
 Ho visto delle foto di alcuni anziani cubani che arrotolavano sigari.
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (envelop)  (girare sottosopra)rivoltare, rigirare vtr
 Next, you need to roll the chicken in the bread till it is coated.
 Devi rigirare il pollo nel pan grattato finché ne è ricoperto.
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (roll dough)  (stendere l'impasto )stendere vtr
 First you need to roll the pizza dough.
 Prima devi stendere l'impasto.
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (roll metal)spianare vtr
 His job at the steel plant was to roll.
 Il suo lavoro all'acciaieria consisteva nello spianare l'acciaio.
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (roll dice)lanciare, tirare vtr
 It's your turn to roll. Here are the dice.
 È il tuo turno di lanciare. Ecco i dadi.
roll vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." slang (rob)rapinare, derubare vtr
 I wanted his watch, so I rolled him.
 Volevo il suo orologio e allora l'ho derubato.
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Compound Forms/Forme composte
backward roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (gymnastic movement)capriola all'indietro nf
barrel roll   (di aereo)avvitamento
barrel-roll in avvitamento adv
be on a roll viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative, informal (experience a run of success)cavalcare l'onda del successo vi
bread roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (small loaf)  (pane di piccole dimensioni)panino nm
cabbage roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (cooked stuffed cabbage leaves)involtino di cavolo nm
call the roll fare l'appello
dice roll lancio dei dadi
drum roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (fast continuous drumming)rullo di tamburo nm
egg roll
spring roll
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
US (Chinese food: spring roll)involtino primavera nm
 Greasy fried egg rolls filled with vegetables and shredded pork are a common appetizer in Chinese-American restaurants.
 Gli involtini primavera si possono trovare in tutti i ristoranti cinesi.
electoral roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (list of registered voters)lista elettorale nf
forward roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (gymnastic movement)capovolta in avanti nf
hand-roll manuale (di installazione di software su un computer)
heads will roll exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." figurative (those responsible will be punished)rotoleranno delle teste; cadranno delle teste vi
honor roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (list of students on honours courses)  (US: università)lista dei migliori studenti
hot-roll laminato a caldo
jelly roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US, slang, dated (sex)rapporto sessuale nm
   (volgare)passera nf
jelly roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US, literal (rolled cake filled with jam)  (dolci)rotolo alla marmellata
kaiser roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (type of bread roll)panino rotondo nm
 The kaiser roll is a kind of bread roll popular in the United States and Canada.
matriculation roll   (registro)matricola nf
muster roll ruolino
muster roll ruolo di bordo
muster roll ruolo di equipaggio
on a roll advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal, figurative (on a successful streak)traduzione non disponibile
pay roll libro paga
piano roll rullo di carta perforata per pianola
rent roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (document listing tenants)elenco degli affittuari nm
rock 'n' roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (50s and 60s pop music style)rock 'n' roll nm
rock and roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (style of 1950s pop music)rock and roll nm
rock and roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (modern rock music)rock and roll nm
rock n' roll
rock 'n' roll
rock and roll
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(pop music of the 1950s)rock and roll nm
 Rock Around the Clock is the all time best selling rock and roll song.
rock n' roll
rock 'n' roll
rock and roll
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(rock music)rock and roll nm
roll about viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (sway this way and that)rotolarsi v rif
 The two youngest kids were rolling about and playing on the large bed.
roll again viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (throw dice once more)  (dadi)tirare di nuovo vi
roll along viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (move on wheels)avanzare rotolando vi
roll along viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." ([sth]: progress smoothly)procedere vi
roll around viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (sway this way and that)ondeggiare, barcollare vi
roll around viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (event, time: come again)capitare di nuovo vi
 When the opportunity rolls around, I will take the holiday I always dreamed of.
roll back vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (reduce: prices)ridurre vtr
roll back vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (return to an earlier condition)tornare indietro vi
roll back vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (years: return to earlier time)ritornare al passato vi
roll by viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." literally (pass by rotating, on wheels )transitare a fianco vi
roll by viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative (pass)passare velocemente vi
 It seems like the years just rolled by, and suddenly I'm an old man.
roll call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. literal (register of names read aloud)appello nm
roll call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (long list of names)elenco di nomi nm
roll in viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (arrive)arrivare vi
 You never know when some more bad news is going to roll in.
roll in vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal, figurative (have in abundance)  (figurato)sguazzare vi
 I grew so many potatoes that I was rolling in them.
 Ho coltivato tante di quelle patate da sguazzarci dentro!
roll number nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (building society customer ID number)  (GB)numero cliente nm
roll of film nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (spool of film for a camera)  (fotografia)rullino nm
 Digital cameras have made rolls of film obsolete.
 When she was taking pictures, she had to stop to change a roll of film.
roll of honour nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (list of heroes)ruolo d'onore nm
roll of the dice tiro di dadi
roll on interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (expressing impatience or longing)non vedere l'ora che vtr
 It's been a terrible week at work. Roll on Friday evening!
 Che settimana terribile al lavoro! Non vedo l'ora che sia venerdì sera!
roll one's eyes v (look upwards in exasperation)rovesciare gli occhi indietro vtr
roll out vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." literal (flatten with a rolling pin)  (pasta)spianare vtr
roll out vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (introduce [sth] new to public)presentare per la prima volta vtr
roll out of bed v US, Informal (get up from bed)alzarsi dal letto v rif
 The professor's hair was always dishevelled, as if he had just rolled out of bed.
 The children normally roll out of bed late on Saturdays.
 Questa mattina mi sono alzato dal letto molto stanco
roll over v literal (turn to other side )girarsi di lato v rif
roll over vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (invest profits of one investment in another)reinvestire i proventi vtr
roll over vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (sports: defeat by a high margin)travolgere, sconfiggere vtr
roll over viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (submit, surrender)arrendersi v rif
  cappottare vi
roll over for [sb]
[sth]
v
(yield without resistance)darsi per vinto davanti a v rif
roll up viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (wind into a scroll)arrotolare vtr
 He rolled up the certificates and kept them in a safe place.
 Arrotolò i certificati e li conservò in un luogo sicuro.
roll up v informal (arrive)allinearsi v rif
 The drivers rolled up to the starting line and waited for the race to begin.
roll up vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (curl at edge)traduzione non disponibile
 This sheet of paper won't stay flat. The edges keep rolling up.
roll up interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" UK, slang, dated (Come and look!)accorrete donne! inter
 The stall-holder called out "Roll up! All ladies' shoes half price!".
roll up vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." informal (make a cigarette)traduzione non disponibile
 He finished rolling up and asked me for a light.
Roll up! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" dated (Come and see!)  (informale)vieni a vedere!, guarda un po'!, guarda! inter
   (formale)venga a vedere!, guardi un po'!, guardi! inter
   (plurale)venite a vedere!, guardate un po'!, guardate! inter
   (scherzoso, non corretto)venghino signori venghino inter
 The stall-holder called out, "Roll up! Roll up! All ladies' shoes now half price!"
roll up your sleeves v figurative (prepare for manual work)rimboccarsi le maniche v rif
roll up your sleeves v figurative (prepare to make an effort)rimboccarsi le maniche v rif
roll-out   (commerciale)lancio
spring roll nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (Asian food: small fried parcel)involtino primavera
tax roll (tax)ruolo delle imposte
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