roll up

verb

Definition of roll up

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to increase or acquire by successive accumulations :  accumulate rolled up a large majority

  3. intransitive verb
  4. 1 :  to become larger by successive accumulations

  5. 2 :  to arrive in a vehicle

Examples of roll up in a Sentence

  1. ticket sales are expected to roll up as the date of the concert nears

First Known Use of roll up

1822



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