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Definition of Roving


  1. of Rove
  2. The operatin of forming the rove, or slightly twisted sliver or roll of wool or cotton, by means of a machine for the purpose, called a roving frame, or roving machine.
  3. A roll or sliver of wool or cotton drawn out and slightly twisted; a rove. See 2d Rove, 2.
  4. The act of one who roves or wanders.

Roving Translations

roving in German is ausfasernd, umherstreichend
roving in Swedish is kringflackande