Translation of "roll" - English-Russian dictionary


verb uk /rəʊl/ us
roll (sth) across/around/over, etc

B2 to move somewhere by turning in a circular direction, or to make something move this way

катить(ся) (что-либо) по/вокруг/над и т. д.
The ball rolled through the goalkeeper's legs.
She rolled over onto her side.
roll down/in/off, etc

B2 to move somewhere smoothly

скатываться/катиться в/откатываться и т. д.
Tears rolled down her face.

B2 [ T ] to turn something around itself to make the shape of a ball or tube

свертывать, скручивать
to roll a cigarette
roll your eyes

to move your eyes so that they are looking up, usually to show surprise or disapproval

закатывать глаза

(Translation of “roll verb” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)