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We used ten rolls of wallpaper.
The professionals are used to moving heavy rolls of carpet around.
a buttered roll
a ham/cheese/salad roll
The constant roll of the ship made her feel ill.
He was willing to bet his entire fortune on a roll of the dice.
Her sales figures were climbing and she was sure she was on a roll.
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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
a type of cake shaped like a tube with chocolate on top and cream inside
to gossip or share personal information with someone …
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Definition of roll from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.