roll over


  • Dad Rolled off over the Bowsprit 128
    Dad Rolled off over the Bowsprit 128
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v roll over make a rolling motion or turn "The dog rolled over"
    • v roll over re-invest (a previous investment) into a similar fund or security "She rolled over her IRA"
    • v roll over negociate to repay a loan at a later date for an additional fee "roll over a loan"
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Additional illustrations & photos:

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  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
    “There are only three things that can kill a farmer: lightning, rolling over in a tractor, and old age.”
  • Lord Byron
    “Roll on, deep and dark blue ocean, roll. Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain. Man marks the earth with ruin, but his control stops with the shore.”
  • Stewart Brand
    Stewart Brand
    “Once a new technology rolls over you, if you're not part of the steamroller, you're part of the road.”


In literature:

Horse after horse rolled over in mortal agony and, as they fell, the riders were stabbed before they could recover their feet.
"Both Sides the Border" by G. A. Henty
With a yelp of pain, the fellow let go and was rolled over and over in the river, while half a dozen of his men waded in to rescue him.
"The Border Boys Across the Frontier" by Fremont B. Deering
They clinched, went down together, rolling over and over, clawing at each other like fighting lynxes.
"The She Boss" by Arthur Preston Hankins
The fighting is in open country now, over gently rolling downs of what looks like grass land.
"Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights" by Kelly Miller
They sprawled on the ground, rolled over, and rooted in the dust.
"The Young Pitcher" by Zane Grey
It rolled over, then it rolled out of the cab and lay on the sidewalk beside the driver.
"Golden Stories" by Various
He rolled over on the ground and caught another sheet against his side.
"Roy Blakely, Pathfinder" by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
With his bloody sword he rolled over the bed-clothes.
"The Yotsuya Kwaidan or O'Iwa Inari" by James S. De Benneville
Three dogs pounced upon Gus as he rolled over and over on the floor.
"Watch Yourself Go By" by Al. G. Field
The wagon backed and turned over, and ponies and wagon rolled over and over down the hill among the rocks till hung up on a cedar stump.
"Ranching, Sport and Travel" by Thomas Carson

In poetry:

'High over the breakers,
Low under the lee,
Sing ho
The billow,
And the lash of the rolling sea!
"The Sailor's Return" by Sydney Thompson Dobell
'T was early morn, the low night-wind
Had fled the sun's fierce ray,
And sluggishly the leaden waves
Rolled over Plymouth Bay.
"The Pigrim's Fast" by Mary Gardiner Horsford
“’No, let it lie, and let the wave
Roll over it for evermore;
Whelmed where the sailor hath his grave—­
The sea her store.
"The Letter L" by Jean Ingelow
But such was not always the case,
For yonder where wanes the ago,
Loud Travel with bright, hopeful face,
Rolled over thee proudly but slow.
"The Deserted Road" by Albery Allson Whitman
I grasped him tight, and took him home —
What gladness filled my cup!
And I laughed, and just rolled over,
And laughed, and just give up.
"The Reunion" by Frances Ellen Watkins
For many a night and for many a day,
And over the leagues that rolled between,
The true-heart messenger sped away
To woo the Southland queen.
"Alaskan Balladry, No.1" by Eugene Field

In news:

Woman killed when car rolls over off driveway .
Two cars were damaged, and one driver was arrested, after a BMW struck a Volkswagen GTI that had rolled over on southbound Highway 17 near Mount Hermon Road on Sunday night, the California Highway Patrol said.
2 Washburn Ichabods Roll Over Minnesota Duluth 85-61.
According to police, a dump truck rolled over after a crash shortly before 4 pm Multiple other vehicles were involved.
The accident was cleared about 12:30 p.m."The second trailer of a tandem dump truck loaded with dirt rolled over and came to rest on its side," she said.
Durant , US men roll over Argentina 126-97.
30 am some of us are just rolling over, but First Lady Michelle Obama is breaking a sweat at the gym.
The truck was leaking ethanol on Highway 59 after it rolled over Tuesday morning, police said.
Man injured after tractor-trailor rolls over on Gardiner Expressway .
Roll over the circles for more information on your growing baby.
Ledyard — A Ledyard woman was seriously injured Friday morning when the car she was in rolled over on Pumpkin Hill Road, trapping her inside.
When Apple (AAPL) rolled over on Monday the chart looked horrible.
Patriots roll over Tolman for fourth win.
5 Knights roll over Fremont .
Three people are transported to an area hospital after a sports utility vehicle rolled over.

In science:

This opens the possibility for stochastic evolution of the fields due to their quantum fluctuations dominating over classical slow-roll [36, 32].
Roulette Inflation with K\"ahler Moduli and their Axions
In some formulations (e.g., Navarro et al. 2004), there is no well-defined inner slope, which continues to roll over to a value that asymptotes to a flatter value than NFW.
Constraining the NFW Potential with Observations and Modeling of LSB Galaxy Velocity Fields
The microlenses on the incident face have a radius of curvature of 950 µm and is primarily used to prevent cross-talk between microlenses, so that the higher powered exit surface retains as much of the light as possible (with minimal loss due to roll-over between the microlenses).
A New High Contrast Imaging Program at Palomar Observatory
Proof Let N be a bound on the number of components of the sets W ∩ B as W ranges over all Rolle leaves of e and B ranges over B .
Hausdorff limits of Rolle leaves
On the other hand, if an expanding flux rope were responsible for these deflections, it should bend the ambient coronal structures rather continuously along the direction of its lateral expansion as it rolls over them (panel (b) of Figure 7).
On the Nature and Genesis of EUV Waves: A Synthesis of Observations from SOHO, STEREO, SDO, and Hinode