Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “roll”

See all translations

roll

verb (SOUND)
聲音
 
 
/rəʊl/ US  /roʊl/
[I] to make a continuous repeated deep sound
發出持續而低沉的聲音,隆隆作響,轟轟響
The drums rolled as the acrobat walked along the tightrope.
在咚咚鼓聲的伴奏下,雜技演員在鋼絲上行走。
Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
[T] If you roll your r's, you pronounce them with your tongue moving quickly and repeatedly against the top of the mouth
發…的舌尖顫音
The Italians roll their r's.
義大利人發r時帶有舌尖顫音。
Ways of speaking
(Definition of roll verb (SOUND) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “roll” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

hyphen

the symbol -, used to join two words together, or to show that a word has been divided into two parts at the end of one line and the beginning of the next

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More