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roll sth up

phrasal verb with roll /rəʊl/ US  /roʊl/ verb
to fold something around itself to make the shape of a ball, or to fold cloth around itself to make a piece of clothing shorter
卷起;绕起;使成球(或筒)状
Could you roll up that string for me?
你能帮我把那条线绕起来吗?
I rolled up my sleeves and began to wash the dishes.
我卷起袖子开始洗盘子。
Making things more or less smooth or straight
(Definition of roll sth up from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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