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adjective as in rotating

noun as in rotation

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For irregular items, sets of shoes and toys, or odds and ends, this rolling underbed cart from Whitmor is a good alternative to traditional under bed enclosures.

Last month, the state’s main grid operator ordered a series of rolling blackouts, California’s first unplanned outages in nearly two decades, as millions of air conditioners strained to keep up with blistering heat waves.

The rolling blackouts offered just a small hint of what’s likely to come in California and far beyond.

Canoo has said this is intended to leverage the future potential of autonomous driving, and some of Canoo’s concept art shows the vehicle converted into something akin to a rolling lounge—with no driver.

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They could hear the noise of her pulling the rolling office chair up to the desk, and trying to climb up on the chair.

“Gently rolling hills” roll not-so-gently under my tires, but the English countryside scenery is soporific.

Mullins quotes Stewart from an interview with Rolling Stone.

In the same house where Rolling Stone's Jackie says she was.

But after Rolling Stone's rape story debacle, how much momentum does the call to ban fraternities have left?

Imagine driving through the Scottish countryside, rolling through a vast landscape of green hills and cloudy skies.

Sol laughed out of his whiskers, with a big, loose-rolling sound, and sat on the porch without waiting to be asked.

The first steam rolling mill, with the exception of the one at Soho, was put up at Bradley ironworks.

The face of the country through this part of Ireland is moderately rolling, though some fair hills appear in the distance.

From the 5th to the 10th of July, we had continued stormy and cold weather, with a heavy sea, and great rolling of the ship.

Like me, he entered railway life in 1867; but, p. 69unlike me, has not been a rolling stone.


On this page you'll find 36 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rolling, such as: hilly, undulating, convolute, convoluted, lurching, and resounding.

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