He grunted and dodged, giving her time to roll out from under him.
Roll a five or a seven and you're history.
In English practice the leader is entitled to a second throw if he fail to roll a On Scottish greens the game of points is frequently played, but it is rarely seen on English greens.
There was a hint of a smile and a roll of her eyes at Fred's pun.
The timing was propitious, as black clouds had begun to roll up the valley and gather above them, the advance guard of a summer shower.
In spite of Cynthia's admonition he returned to the kitchen and cleaned the bacon grease from the floor, using half a roll of paper towels in completing the task.
Fitzgerald slumped, with an annoying roll of his eyes and an "I've seen-it-all-before" look on his chubby face.
She was about to roll over and check Gabriel's hands when she recalled he always wore gloves.
The majority of the bikers remained on the course and with college recessed, the streets held only a few locals, waiting for the later rush of the 2,000 riders who'd roll into town.
So, when I tell you we will see the end of war, if you are over thirty-five years of age, you have every reason to roll your eyes and tell me you have seen this movie before and aren't up for the sequel.
Prince Bagration, having reached the highest point of our right flank, began riding downhill to where the roll of musketry was heard but where on account of the smoke nothing could be seen.
His roll rolled on.
When you live on a farm you learn to expect days like this and roll with the punches.
It shot off the counter, hitting the block wall and bouncing off to roll across the floor and stop at Carmen's feet.
She used what strength she had to roll onto her back, desperate for a Healer.
Damian said he'd need to buy a wheelbarrow to roll her around in soon, and she tore him to shreds.
As Keaton pulled her close, the air was filled with a deep steady roll of thunder that equaled the sound of a locomotive.
The roll of twine was getting small, and it was a nuisance to hold the spool while trying to turn pages, so she unrolled the rest of the twine and tied the end around her waist.
In theory the game of bowls is very simple, the aim of the player being to roll his bowl so as to cause it to rest nearer to the jack than his opponent's, or to protect a well-placed bowl, or to dislodge a better bowl than his own.
Then they turned bottom side up, and continued to roll slowly over until they were right side up again.
I can now tell her to go upstairs or down, out of doors or into the house, lock or unlock a door, take or bring objects, sit, stand, walk, run, lie, creep, roll, or climb.
Despite their pale swollen faces and tattered uniforms, the hussars formed line for roll call, kept things in order, groomed their horses, polished their arms, brought in straw from the thatched roofs in place of fodder, and sat down to dine round the caldrons from which they rose up hungry, joking about their nasty food and their hunger.
A roll of the dice changed the lives of all of us and hundreds of others forever.
We don't have an extra bed but there's a roll out cot down there.
I was reaching for his hanging suit when I heard an automobile roll up the driveway.
As long as he was on a roll, albeit a limited one, Dean had one more errand.
Detective Dean might have been on a roll, but his wagon had suddenly come to a stop.
Jennifer gasped at the sight and stood, hands on the roll bar, and drank in the works of nature's paintbrush.
Sure. He was like those guys in the musicals—loveable rogues who roll into town and catch the eye of the local star-struck gal and sweep them off their feet.
She took the roll and bit into it, surprised to find it tasted perfect.
One of the demons launched itself down the hall after her, only for the other to tackle it and the two of them to roll down the hall in a furry mass of wings, legs, and snapping teeth.
Accounts differ as to his conduct at the execution, some stating that he ordered a roll of drums to drown the king's voice.
Thus in the Sandwich Islands the god Oro gave his oracles through a priest who "ceased to act or speak as a voluntary agent, but with his limbs convulsed, his features distorted and terrific, his eyes wild and strained, he would roll on the ground roaming at the mouth, and reveal the will of the god in shrill cries and sounds violent and indistinct, which the attending priests duly interpreted to the people."
From the Great Tournament Roll of 1511; by permission of the College of Arms.
On the roll of the general council held at Washington in 1899 there were sixty-four churches.
"Glovers" of Horsham are mentioned in a patent roll of 1485, and a brewery existed here in the time of Queen Anne.
The Pipe Roll of Cloyne, compiled by Bishop Swaffham in 1364, is a remarkable record embracing a full account of the feudal tenures of the see, the nature of the impositions, and the duties the purl homines Sancti Colmani were bound to perform at a very early period.
The roll is preserved in the record office, Dublin.
This fair, which is still held, and another on Palm Tuesday, are mentioned in the Quo Warranto roll of 1330.
Roll) a legal jack.
He was commonly compared to Olympian Zeus, partly because of his serene and dignified bearing, partly by reason of the majestic roll of the thundering eloquence, with its bold poetical imagery, with which he held friend and foe spellbound.
VOLTURNO (anc. Volturnus, from volvere, to roll), a river of central Italy, which rises in the neighbourhood of Alfedena in the central Apennines of Samnium, runs S.