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Usage examples for rolling

  1. A thick white fog was slowly rolling in on us from the sea. – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  2. And Barbara, her lips set and the big tears rolling down her cheeks, continued her journey out across the lake. – Barbara Ladd by Charles G. D. Roberts
  3. The wind, which the inhabitants of the district call the Vulturnus, blowing violently in front of the Romans, prevented their seeing far by rolling clouds of dust into their faces. – The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six by Titus Livius
  4. We shall be rolling, you know. – The Head Girl at the Gables by Angela Brazil
  5. I looked with envy at the tears rolling over her big round cheeks. – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins
  6. The woman did not reply, though there was an obvious effort to speak- a straining of the neck muscles and a painful rolling of the eyes. – The Dew of Their Youth by S. R. Crockett
  7. I think, unless I am rolling two hospitals into one, that we saw a second- the English Hospital. – A Journal of Impressions in Belgium by May Sinclair
  8. I went up close, and finally stopped in front of him; his neck was stretched out, his mouth open and eyes rolling, but he seemed paralysed. – Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert A. Sterndale
  9. " Real," said Gypsy, trying to laugh, with two bright tears rolling down her cheeks. – Gypsy's Cousin Joy by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
  10. He's rolling, you mean. – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith
  11. He stammered something which I made out to be, " It hurts me to cry," whereupon I cried, the tears rolling fast down my cheeks. – In the Courts of Memory 1858-1875. by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  12. Garth reached over, rolling the stone away. – The Gray Mask by Wadsworth Camp
  13. We can't very well go rolling up a private driveway, can we? – The Flaming Mountain by Harold Leland Goodwin
  14. And now, at last, he saw him coming, riding on a horse over the rolling plain. – The Tale of Benny Badger by Arthur Scott Bailey
  15. Half a dozen were rolling in the mud of the bench. – The Heart of Canyon Pass by Thomas K. Holmes
  16. No answer save that of two big bodies rolling together on the floor. – Man to Man by Jackson Gregory
  17. Yes, and the sea stop rolling. – Lily Pearl and The Mistress of Rosedale by Ida Glenwood
  18. The ground of this heath is smooth, and gently rolling. – Stories and Legends of Travel and History, for Children by Grace Greenwood
  19. But while the party got rolling, Bart wondered- free for what? – The Colors of Space by Marion Zimmer Bradley
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