Definitions For Roll


  • The act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)
  • A flight maneuver; aircraft rotates about its longitudinal axis without changing direction or losing altitude
  • Walking with a swaying gait
  • The act of throwing dice
  • Anything rolled up in cylindrical form
  • Photographic film rolled up inside a container to protect it from light
  • A document that can be rolled up (as for storage)
  • A list of names
  • A long heavy sea wave as it advances towards the shore
  • The sound of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and continuously
  • A deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells)
  • Rotary motion of an object around its own axis
  • Small rounded bread either plain or sweet
  • A roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.)
  • A round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)
  • To move across the ground or another surface by turning over and over
  • To turn over one or more times
  • To move smoothly on wheels


  • Execute a roll, in tumbling
  • Show certain properties when being rolled
  • Take the shape of a roll or cylinder
  • Shape by rolling
  • Boil vigorously
  • Pronounce with a roll, of the phoneme /r/
  • Flatten or spread with a roller
  • Arrange or or coil around
  • Begin operating or running
  • Move by turning over or rotating
  • Cause to move by turning over or in a circular manner of as if on an axis
  • Move, rock, or sway from side to side
  • Move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
  • Move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle
  • Move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion
  • Emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound
  • Sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity
  • Occur in soft rounded shapes

Is Roll a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Roll is worth 4 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Roll in a Sentence

  • The children rolled down the hill.
  • The ball rolled slowly to a stop.
  • Roll the chicken wings in the batter.

Synonyms for Roll

Antonyms for Roll

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