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Definition 1: form a cylinder by rolling - [verb of change]

Samples where roll up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • roll up a banner

Synonyms for roll up in the sense of this definition

(roll up is a kind of ...) undergo or cause to undergo a change in the surface

(roll up has a similar meaning as ...) show certain properties when being rolled

"The carpet rolls unevenly" "dried-out tobacco rolls badly"

Definition 2: form into a cylinder by rolling - [verb of change]

Samples where roll up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Roll up the cloth

Synonyms for roll up in the sense of this definition

(roll up is a kind of ...) assume a different shape or form

(... is a kind of roll up ) lower quickly

"douse a sail"

(... is a kind of roll up ) roll up (a portion of a sail) in order to reduce its area

(... is a kind of roll up ) make or roll into bolts

"bolt fabric"

(... is a kind of roll up ) fold up

"take in the sails"

(... is a kind of roll up ) take in a sail with a brail

(roll up has a similar meaning as ...) show certain properties when being rolled

"The carpet rolls unevenly" "dried-out tobacco rolls badly"

Definition 3: show certain properties when being rolled - [verb of change]

Samples where roll up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The carpet rolls unevenly
  • dried-out tobacco rolls badly

Synonyms for roll up in the sense of this definition

(roll up is a kind of ...) undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

"She changed completely as she grew older" "The weather changed last night"

(roll up has a similar meaning as ...) form a cylinder by rolling

"roll up a banner"

(roll up has a similar meaning as ...) form into a cylinder by rolling

"Roll up the cloth"

Definition 4: make into a bundle - [verb of contact]

Samples where roll up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he bundled up his few possessions

Synonyms for roll up in the sense of this definition

(roll up is a kind of ...) arrange in a container

"pack the books into the boxes"

Definition 5: close (a car window) by causing it to move up, as with a handle - [verb of contact]

Samples where roll up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she rolled up the window when it started to rain

(roll up is a kind of ...) move so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut

"Close the door" "shut the window"

Definition 6: arrive in a vehicle: - [verb of motion]

Samples where roll up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He rolled up in a black Mercedes

(roll up is a kind of ...) reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress

"She arrived home at 7 o'clock" "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"

Definition 7: get or gather together - [verb of possession]

Samples where roll up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife
  • She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis
  • She rolled up a small fortune

Synonyms for roll up in the sense of this definition

(roll up is a kind of ...) keep or lay aside for future use

"store grain for the winter" "The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat"

(... is a kind of roll up ) place or store up in a fund for accumulation

(... is a kind of roll up ) accumulate a fund for the discharge of a recurrent liability

"fund a medical care plan"

(... is a kind of roll up ) take in and retain

"We have a big barrel to catch the rainwater"

(... is a kind of roll up ) make into a bale

"bale hay"

(... is a kind of roll up ) put together indiscriminately

"lump together all the applicants"

(... is a kind of roll up ) gather (money or other resources) together over time

"She had scraped together enough money for college" "they scratched a meager living"

(... is a kind of roll up ) get or bring together

"accumulate evidence"

(... is a kind of roll up ) collect or gather

"corralling votes for an election"

(... is a kind of roll up ) pile up (debts or scores)

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