Roll in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Roll

(ergative) To cause to revolve by turning over and over; to move by turning on an axis; to impel forward by causing to turn over and over on a supporting surface. | (intransitive) To turn over and over. | To tumble in gymnastics; to do a somersault.

Short Example Sentences for Roll

  • 1. And there they roll on the easy gale. 🔊
  • 2. He had a roll of paper under his arm. 🔊
  • 3. His adjutant called the roll in reality. 🔊
  • 4. Piegan had a bulky roll of bedding under the wagon. 🔊
  • 5. He sat down beside me and began to roll a cigarette. 🔊
  • 6. Mould it well, roll thin and cut it into shapes. 🔊
  • 7. Use only sufficient flour to roll out in a 1/2 inch sheet. 🔊
  • 8. As he ended, she drew forth a roll of notes. 🔊
  • 9. Make into balls, roll in egg and shredded biscuit crumbs. 🔊
  • 10. Slice green tomatoes in thin slices, roll in flour. 🔊
  • 11. Dip in egg, roll in crumbs and fry in smoking hot fat. 🔊
  • 12. Teleki spread out the parchment roll before him on the table. 🔊
  • 13. Last of all roll a few wagons and a large pumpkin-shaped coach. 🔊
  • 14. Have you ever stood on the beach and watched the big waves roll in? 🔊
  • 15. He had a great paper roll under his arm and looked brisk and contented. 🔊
  • 16. Dip each into slightly beaten egg and roll in fine bread crumbs. 🔊
  • 17. An individual was restricted to one medium-sized roll of bread at a meal. 🔊
  • 18. The weaves roll and break, and roll and break from morning till night forever. 🔊
  • 19. Clean, wash and wipe dry, season with salt, roll in flour and fry in hot fat. 🔊
  • 20. Says he's sick of politics, and would like a roll on pasture-land. 🔊

How to use Roll in Sentences?

  • 1. At that very moment her eye fell on the parchment roll of the itinerant scholar. 🔊
  • 2. His friends might have completed the melancholy roll by writing under his name the same epitaph. 🔊
  • 3. She took out a roll of cloth and brought it over and laid it on the table beside the candle. 🔊
  • 4. He pulled out a fat rubber-banded roll and began stripping bills from the outside. 🔊
  • 5. Take a small spoonful of the mixture and roll it with a broad-blade knife in the flour and sugar. 🔊
  • 6. Cut lengthwise 3 bananas, roll them in flour and fry in butter until a light-brown. 🔊
  • 7. Cut them across into pieces an inch or more wide, roll them in flour, and fry to a fine brown. 🔊
  • 8. Cut 3 bananas into 2 inch lengths, roll lightly in fine bread crumbs and put on ice to harden. 🔊
  • 9. And, in the hereafter, angels may Roll the stone from its grave away! 🔊
  • 10. These get into the net, roll it up hopelessly in a short time, and if this once occurs everything escapes. 🔊
  • 11. When the loud roll of the drum was heard, all the people went to the log fort on the hill which was used as a meeting house. 🔊
  • 12. But the puppet was fastened to its platform, and the naughty boy pulled till his toy was obliged to roll where he wanted it to go. 🔊
  • 13. And then they all sat down, and a murmur of voices and motion began to roll on all sides, as if some new part were to be played over. 🔊
  • 14. Mark soon halted by a pool of clear water, and undid the roll behind his saddle, from which he took various articles. 🔊
  • 15. Wash and parboil slices of liver, then roll each piece, in crumbs, then in beaten egg, then in crumbs again. 🔊