Synonyms for rolf

MOST RELEVANT

Antonyms for rolf

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ROLF

There was fighting, and I caught a glimpse of the face of Rolf Raymond.

She did not know the kind of man she had to deal with in King Rolf.

"I will show you that I am a man," said Rolf, very angry at these words.

Rolf, tender-hearted as ever, had withdrawn to a corner of the room with tears in his eyes.

“It is indeed too early,” said the General, reproachfully, to Rolf.

Rolf followed me to my room, and besought me not to leave the Castle in such haste.

Even to the present day this is one of my grudges against Rolf.

During our absence the Werve will be restored, and Rolf will be left in charge.

“If the Freule would join us we could play quadrille,” said Rolf.

Fritz and Rolf were left to aid the doctor and undress the invalid.

WORD ORIGIN

masc. proper name, introduced in England by the Normans, from Old Norse Hrolfr, related to Old High German Hrodulf, literally "wolf of fame" (see Rudolph). Rolfing (1972) as a deep massage technique is named for U.S. physiotherapist Ida P. Rolf (1897-1979), and first attested 1958, as Rolf Technique.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ROLF

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.