Translation of "roll" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /rəʊl/ us /roʊl/

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

The ball rolled through the goalkeeper’s legs. La palla è rotolata tra le gambe del portiere.
She rolled over onto her side. Si è rotolata su un fianco.

to turn something around itself to make the shape of a ball or tube

He rolled the wool into a ball. Ha aggomitolato la lana.

to move somewhere smoothly

Tears rolled down her face. Le lacrime le scorrevano sul viso.
be rolling in it

to be very rich

avere soldi a palate
noun uk /rəʊl/ us /roʊl/

something that has been turned around itself into a round shape like a tube

a roll of toilet paper un rotolo di carta igienica

B1 a small loaf of bread for one person


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