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present tense
I/you/we/theyroll up
he/she/itrolls up
present participlerolling up
past tenserolled up
past participlerolled up

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  1. 1
    [transitive] same as roll1 (sense 6)

    She rolled her scarf up and put it into her tote bag.

  2. 2
    [transitive] if you roll your sleeves or the legs of your pants up, you fold the cloth several times until they are shorter

    The sleeves of his shirt were rolled up to the elbow.

  3. 4
    [intransitive] informal to arrive somewhere late or at a time when you were not expected

    They eventually rolled up at lunchtime.

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