Sentence Examples with the word roll up

The timing was propitious, as black clouds had begun to roll up the valley and gather above them, the advance guard of a summer shower.

Wingless females of many tropical species present a close superficial resemblance to woodlice; and one interesting apterous form known as Pseudoglomeris, from the East Indies, is able to roll up like a millipede.

As the world grows wealthier, I believe more individuals and non-governmental entities with more innovative solutions will roll up their sleeves to tackle our problems.

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Of this army, however, one division only was involved in the frontal fight, and it became evident to the Turks in the afternoon of the 30th that enough enemy forces remained over to roll up their left wing and interpose between the main body and Constantinople.

I was reaching for his hanging suit when I heard an automobile roll up the driveway.

At last Burnside moved forward, and, after a brilliant defence by the handful of men left to oppose him, forced the Antietam and began to roll up Lee's right, only to be attacked in rear himself by A.

The stomata are frequently in grooves: the leaves are frequently rolledsometimes permanently so, whilst sometimes the leaves roll up only during unfavourable weather.