roll in

phrasal verb
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of roll in

1 :to appear or arrive in large numbers or amounts
  • The money has been rolling in.
2 :to arrive at a place especially later than usual or expected
  • He finally rolled in at 3:30 in the morning.

Word by Word Definitions

roll play
  1. : a written document that may be rolled up : scroll

  2. : a manuscript book

  3. : a list of names or related items : catalog

  1. : to impel forward by causing to turn over and over on a surface

  2. : to cause to revolve by turning over and over on or as if on an axis

  3. : to cause to move in a circular manner

  1. : a sound produced by rapid strokes on a drum

  2. : a sonorous and often rhythmical flow of speech

  3. : a heavy reverberatory sound


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