- Used to call the attention of potential purchasers.
- Roll up, roll up! Pies for sale!
- (transitive) To make something into a particular shape, especially cylindrical or fold-like.
- Antonyms: unroll, unscroll, roll down
- The shopkeeper had to roll up the poster to make it easier to carry.
- When they told you not to fold, spindle, or mutilate a punchcard, the spindling referred to rolling it up.}}
- He rolled up his shirt sleeves.
- (transitive) To raise (a car window, rolling door, or rolling security barrier).
- (role-playing games, intransitive) To roll the dice necessary to create a character for a game, especially a role-playing game.
- (intransitive) To arrive by vehicle, usually by car.
- We thought Jim would be late for the wedding, but then we saw him roll up in front of the church in his Mercedes.
- Don't be rolling up to my door without calling ahead.
to make something into a cylindrical or fold-like shape
to make into a bundle
- Alternative form of