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roll·​out ˈrōl-ˌau̇t How to pronounce rollout (audio)
: the public introduction of a new aircraft
broadly : the widespread public introduction of a new product
: a football play in which the quarterback rolls to the left or right

roll out

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rolled out; rolling out; rolls out

intransitive verb

: to get out of bed

transitive verb

: to introduce (something, such as a new product) especially for widespread sale to the public

Examples of rollout in a Sentence

Noun the national rollout of a new wireless service Verb you'll have to roll out by at least 8:00 a.m. in order to get there on time
Recent Examples on the Web
Go inside The Big Boy restaurant host kitchen rollout is July 10 for the Midland location, followed by Muskegon on July 17 and July 24 for Battle Creek Big Boy. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, 5 July 2024 The latest delay comes as developer Michael Zeller of Flying Truss, LLC, had hoped to begin a soft rollout welcoming the public in late June or early July. Bill Lukitsch, Kansas City Star, 2 July 2024
Internationally, the movie will begin rolling out on June 25. Mia Galuppo, The Hollywood Reporter, 7 July 2024 New federal heat rules proposed This week, OSHA did roll out what would be the nation’s first regulations requiring employers to provide such things as water and rest breaks when temperatures top certain thresholds. Ashley Miznazi, Miami Herald, 5 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for rollout 

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Word History

First Known Use


1947, in the meaning defined at sense 1


1884, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

Time Traveler
The first known use of rollout was in 1884

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Cite this Entry

“Rollout.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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