rock and roller

rock and roll·​er | \ ˌrä-kən-ˈrō-lər How to pronounce rock and roller (audio) \
variants: or rock 'n' roller

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Examples of rock and roller in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There are lots of different kinds, and this one from Rhodes is a little less dressy than what the rock and rollers liked. Jakob Schiller, Outside Online, "Apparel That Will Remind You of Life Before 2020," 1 Apr. 2020 In Dayton in the mid-’80s, revisionist hair bands counted as cool rock and rollers. Lizzy Goodman, The Cut, "Kim Deal Is Still a Punk," 3 Apr. 2018 While old-time rock and rollers might dismiss a groundbreaking art rock act like Radiohead, the band has the kind of resume the Rock Hall dreams about. Troy L. Smith,, "Rock Hall voters say no to Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine," 13 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of rock and roller

1956, in the meaning defined above

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“Rock and roller.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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