rollover

noun
roll·​over | \ ˈrōl-ˌō-vər How to pronounce rollover (audio) \

Definition of rollover

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : the act or process of rolling over
2 : a motor vehicle accident in which the vehicle overturns

roll over

verb
rolled over; rolling over; rolls over

Definition of roll over (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

1a : to defer payment of (an obligation)
b : to renegotiate the terms of (a financial agreement)
2 : to place (invested funds) in a new investment of the same kind roll over IRA funds

Examples of rollover in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web: Noun The driver of a pickup was killed during a rollover Monday morning on a Southwest Side highway. Jacob Beltran, San Antonio Express-News, 29 Nov. 2021 The Utah Cultural Alliance estimates that, as of May, cultural groups have reported losses of $88 million, with ticket rollover liabilities of $17.5 million. The Salt Lake Tribune, 16 Nov. 2021 Some companies allow participants to distribute their rollover account balance any time and these in many cases are unrestricted. Winnie Sun, Forbes, 3 Nov. 2021 In the letter, the fishermen argue that the rollover policy needs to be reversed while the council takes more long-term action to address king salmon bycatch in the trawl fisheries in the Gulf. Elizabeth Earl For Alaska Journal Of Commerce, Anchorage Daily News, 14 Oct. 2021 Approach, departure, and rollover angles are superb as well. Will Egensteiner, Popular Mechanics, 29 Sep. 2021 Joshua Braica was killed in rollover accident while training at Camp Pendleton. San Diego Union-Tribune, 17 Sep. 2021 Vincent Ibarria, 21, died on July 3 as the result of a vehicle rollover accident. Chiara Vercellone, USA TODAY, 1 Sep. 2021 The Jeep was involved in a rollover crash, police said, citing an independent crash report the department commissioned from San Tan Recon, a collision investigation company based in Chandler. David Aaro, Fox News, 8 Nov. 2021

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First Known Use of rollover

Noun

1945, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Verb

1952, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of rollover was in 1945

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“Rollover.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rollover. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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More Definitions for rollover

rollover

noun

English Language Learners Definition of rollover

: the act of delaying the payment of a debt
: the act of placing invested money in a new investment of the same kind
: an accident in which a car, truck, etc., turns over

rollover

noun
roll·​over | \ ˈrōl-ˌō-vər How to pronounce rollover (audio) \

Legal Definition of rollover

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: the act or process of rolling over

roll over

transitive verb

Legal Definition of roll over (Entry 2 of 2)

1a : to defer payment of (an obligation)
b : to renegotiate the terms of (a financial agreement)
2 : to place (invested funds) in a new investment of the same kind roll over IRA funds

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