roll in

Definition of roll in

  1. 1 :  to appear or arrive in large numbers or amounts The money has been rolling in.

  2. 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

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

    :  a document containing an official or formal record

    :  a manuscript book

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

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

    :  to cause to move in a circular manner

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

    :  a sonorous and often rhythmical flow of speech

    :  a heavy reverberatory sound

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up roll in? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).