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Definition of Roller

Roller

  1. One who, or that which, rolls; especially, a cylinder, sometimes grooved, of wood, stone, metal, etc., used in husbandry and the arts.
  2. A bandage; a fillet; properly, a long and broad bandage used in surgery.
  3. One of series of long, heavy waves which roll in upon a coast, sometimes in calm weather.
  4. A long, belt-formed towel, to be suspended on a rolling cylinder; -- called also roller towel.
  5. A cylinder coated with a composition made principally of glue and molassess, with which forms of type are inked previously to taking an impression from them.
  6. A long cylinder on which something is rolled up; as, the roller of a man.
  7. A small wheel, as of a caster, a roller skate, etc.
  8. ANy insect whose larva rolls up leaves; a leaf roller. see Tortrix.
  9. Any one of numerous species of Old World picarian birds of the family Coraciadae. The name alludes to their habit of suddenly turning over or "tumbling" in flight.
  10. Any species of small ground snakes of the family Tortricidae.

Roller Quotations

Life is like a roller coaster, live it, be happy, enjoy life.
Avril Lavigne

Giving up is conceding that things will never get better, and that is just not true. Ups and downs are a constant in life, and I've been belted into that roller coaster a thousand times.
Aimee Mullins

It's been quite a roller coaster ride, but I've grown and learned a lot about myself. The greatest thing is being able to interact with fans and touch people's lives... for that I give thanks.
Christina Aguilera

Talent without discipline is like an octopus on roller skates. There's plenty of movement, but you never know if it's going to be forward, backwards, or sideways.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

The life of a startup is full of ups and downs, an emotional roller coaster ride that you can't quite imagine if you've spent your whole career in a corporation.
Harvey Mackay
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Roller Translations

roller in Dutch is rol, cilinder
roller in French is cylindre
roller in German is Rolle, Walze
roller in Italian is ruolo, rullo
roller in Norwegian is sylinder
roller in Portuguese is rolo
roller in Spanish is bobina, rodillo, cilindro
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