v.roll up; curl; furl
Please roll up the screen.
He can roll cigarettes.
He wadded his cap into his pocket.
v.sweep along/up/off; carry along
The wind whirled the leaves into the air.
She was swept out to sea by the wave.
A car raised a cloud of dust.
n.roll (cylindrical mass of something)
Roll up a pamphlet.
measure wordroll; coil; reel; spool
a roll of newspapers
two rolls of cloth
many rolls of paper
Words and phrases with 卷
- NoteWhen pronounced as "juǎn", it means action; when pronounced as "juàn", it means things. When used as a quantifier, when pronounced as "juǎn", it is used for things in rolls; when pronounced as "juàn", it is used only for books.