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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) roll

Synonyms: roll, bowl Definition: the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)

Hypernyms: actuation, propulsion Definition: the act of propelling

Synonyms: roll Definition: a flight maneuver; aircraft rotates about its longitudinal axis without changing direction or losing altitude

Hypernyms: flight maneuver, airplane maneuver Definition: a maneuver executed by an aircraft

Synonyms: roll Definition: walking with a swaying gait

Hypernyms: gait Definition: a person's manner of walking

Synonyms: roll, cast Definition: the act of throwing dice

Hypernyms: throw Definition: casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly Usage: he risked his fortune on a throw of the dice

Synonyms: roll Definition: anything rolled up in cylindrical form

Hypernyms: cylinder Definition: a solid bounded by a cylindrical surface and two parallel planes (the bases)

Synonyms: roll Definition: photographic film rolled up inside a container to protect it from light

Hypernyms: film, photographic film Definition: photographic material consisting of a base of celluloid covered with a photographic emulsion; used to make negatives or transparencies

Synonyms: roll, scroll Definition: a document that can be rolled up (as for storage)

Hypernyms: holograph, manuscript Definition: handwritten book or document

Synonyms: roll, roster Definition: a list of names Usage: his name was struck off the rolls

Hypernyms: list, listing Definition: a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)

Synonyms: roll, roller, rolling wave Definition: a long heavy sea wave as it advances towards the shore

Hypernyms: wave, moving ridge Definition: one of a series of ridges that moves across the surface of a liquid (especially across a large body of water)

Synonyms: paradiddle, roll, drum roll Definition: the sound of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and continuously

Hypernyms: sound Definition: the sudden occurrence of an audible event Usage: the sound awakened them

Synonyms: peal, pealing, roll, rolling Definition: a deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells)

Hypernyms: sound Definition: the sudden occurrence of an audible event Usage: the sound awakened them

Synonyms: roll, axial motion, axial rotation Definition: rotary motion of an object around its own axis Usage: wheels in axial rotation

Hypernyms: rotation, revolution, gyration Definition: a single complete turn (axial or orbital) Usage: the plane made three rotations before it crashed; the revolution of the earth about the sun takes one year

Synonyms: bun, roll Definition: small rounded bread either plain or sweet

Hypernyms: staff of life, bread, breadstuff Definition: food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked

Synonyms: bankroll, roll Definition: a roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.) Usage: he shot his roll on a bob-tailed nag

Hypernyms: monetary resource, pecuniary resource, finances, funds, cash in hand Definition: assets in the form of money

Synonyms: curl, curlicue, coil, gyre, whorl, ringlet, scroll, roll Definition: a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)

Hypernyms: round shape Definition: a shape that is curved and without sharp angles

Synonyms for (verb) roll

Synonyms: roll Definition: execute a roll, in tumbling Usage: The gymnasts rolled and jumped

Hypernyms: tumble Definition: do gymnastics, roll and turn skillfully

Synonyms: roll, roll up Definition: show certain properties when being rolled Usage: The carpet rolls unevenly; dried-out tobacco rolls badly

Hypernyms: change Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

Synonyms: roll Definition: take the shape of a roll or cylinder Usage: the carpet rolled out; Yarn rolls well

Hypernyms: deform, change form, change shape Definition: assume a different shape or form

Synonyms: roll Definition: shape by rolling Usage: roll a cigarette

Hypernyms: shape, form Definition: give shape or form to Usage: shape the dough; form the young child's character

Synonyms: roll, seethe Definition: boil vigorously Usage: The liquid was seething; The water rolled

Hypernyms: churn, boil, moil, roil Definition: be agitated Usage: the sea was churning in the storm

Synonyms: roll Definition: pronounce with a roll, of the phoneme /r/ Usage: She rolls her r's

Hypernyms: pronounce, say, sound out, enounce, enunciate, articulate Definition: speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way Usage: She pronounces French words in a funny way; I cannot say `zip wire'; Can the child sound out this complicated word?

Synonyms: roll, roll out Definition: flatten or spread with a roller Usage: roll out the paper

Hypernyms: flatten Definition: make flat or flatter Usage: flatten a road; flatten your stomach with these exercises

Synonyms: wind, wrap, twine, roll Definition: arrange or or coil around Usage: roll your hair around your finger; Twine the thread around the spool; She wrapped her arms around the child

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: roll Definition: begin operating or running Usage: The cameras were rolling; The presses are already rolling

Hypernyms: operate, run, work, go, function Definition: perform as expected when applied Usage: The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in; Does this old car still run well?; This old radio doesn't work anymore

Synonyms: turn over, roll Definition: move by turning over or rotating Usage: The child rolled down the hill; turn over on your left side

Hypernyms: turn Definition: change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense Usage: Turn towards me; The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face; She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs

Synonyms: revolve, roll Definition: cause to move by turning over or in a circular manner of as if on an axis Usage: She rolled the ball; They rolled their eyes at his words

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: roll Definition: move, rock, or sway from side to side Usage: The ship rolled on the heavy seas

Hypernyms: sway, rock, shake Definition: move back and forth or sideways Usage: the ship was rocking; the tall building swayed; She rocked back and forth on her feet

Synonyms: tramp, swan, stray, drift, cast, roam, ramble, range, vagabond, wander, roll, rove Definition: move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment Usage: The gypsies roamed the woods; roving vagabonds; the wandering Jew; The cattle roam across the prairie; the laborers drift from one town to the next; They rolled from town to town

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: roll, wheel Definition: move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle Usage: The President's convoy rolled past the crowds

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: undulate, flap, roll, wave Definition: move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion Usage: The curtains undulated; the waves rolled towards the beach

Hypernyms: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: roll Definition: emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound Usage: The thunder rolled; rolling drums

Hypernyms: sound, go Definition: make a certain noise or sound Usage: She went `Mmmmm'; The gun went `bang'

Synonyms: pluck, hustle, roll Definition: sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity

Hypernyms: steal Definition: take without the owner's consent Usage: Someone stole my wallet on the train; This author stole entire paragraphs from my dissertation