Meaning of ROLLER in English

ROLLER

n.

Pronunciation: ' r ō -l ə r

Function: noun

Date: 13th century

1 a : a revolving cylinder over or on which something is moved or which is used to press, shape, spread, or smooth something b : a cylinder or rod on which something (as a shade) is rolled up

2 a : a long heavy ocean wave b : TUMBLER 1B

3 : one that rolls or performs a rolling operation

4 : a slowly rolling ground ball

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.