2a : something resembling a scroll in shape especially : a spiral or convoluted size in ornamental thiết kế derived from the curves of a loosely or partly rolled parchment scroll

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2 : to progress, move sầu, or be revealed as if by the unrolling of a scroll watch scenery scroll by large picture windows— David Yeadon

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scroll 1a

In the meaning defined above

scrolled ˈskrōld
adjective sầu
Noun He read from the scroll. a scarf with lovely green scrolls on it Verb You have to lớn scroll the screen to see the bottom of the Web page.

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Recent Examples on the Web: Noun The fragments are believed to have sầu been part of a scroll stashed away in the cave sầu during the Bar Kochcha Revolt, an armed Jewish uprising against Rome during the reign of Emperor Hadrian, between 132 and 136. — Ilan Ben Zion, chicagotribune.com, "Israeli experts announce discovery of more Dead Sea scrolls: ‘For the first time in 70 years, we were able lớn preempt the plunderers’," 16 Mar. 2021 Like the fragments, that scroll bears lines from the Twelve sầu, a book of the Hebrew Bible that contains the writings of 12 minor prophets. — Livia Gershon, Smithsonian Magazine, "Dozens of Dead Sea Scroll Fragments Found in Israeli Cave," 16 Mar. 2021 Names were also written on a scroll that was carried through the streets, according khổng lồ the station. — David Aaro, Fox News, "Minneapolis protesters carry casket, march through thành phố on eve sầu of Chauvin trial," 8 Mar. 2021 Civil rights attorney and activist Nekima Levy Armstrong read from a 45-foot scroll with more than 400 names of Minnesotans who organizers say have died at the hands of police over the past two decades. — Washington Post, "A silent march và symbolic coffin on the eve of the trial in George Floyd’s killing," 7 Mar. 2021 The durable stoneware features a subtle scroll pattern accented by dark markings to lớn give sầu it an aged, worn look. — Adria Greenhauff, Southern Living, "The 10 Best Dinnerware Sets for Serving Up Supper in Style," 23 Feb. 2021 With so many materials, sizes, và styles lớn choose from, a quiông chồng scroll can easily l& you down a digital rabbit hole. — Kelsey Mulvey, Southern Living, "The Best Outdoor Hanging Planters To Let Your Backyard Shine," 5 Mar. 2021 The platform"s absorbing endless scroll & karaoke features have built an overlooked disinformation machine. — Cameron Hickey, Wired, "TikTok Played a Key Role in MAGA Radicalization," 3 Mar. 2021 The research builds on work that began in 2015 at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, in which a similar technique was used khổng lồ digitally reconstruct an ancient Hebrew scroll that had been damaged in a fire. — Sara Castellanos, WSJ, "A Letter Sealed for Centuries Has Been Read—Without Even Opening It," 2 Mar. 2021 Recent Examples on the Web: Verb Listen lớn the episode by clicking on the player above, and scroll down khổng lồ read an edited transcript of part of Hartlaub and Knight’s conversation with Luke Wicker. — Peter Hartlaub, San Francisco Chronicle, "What"s the most underrated peak in S.F.? The ultrarunner who ran all 76 weighs in," 19 Mar. 2021 The frenetic energy of a busy Thành Phố New York restaurant always brought a deep sense of calm, erasing any impulse khổng lồ scroll Instagram or kiểm tra my texts. — Priya Krishna, Bon Appétit, "This Website Lets Me Create the Perfect Bar Ambience at trang chủ," 11 Mar. 2021 Now listen khổng lồ your gifting gut, scroll back through, and get khổng lồ clicking. — Popsci Commerce Team, Popular Science, "Best birthday gift ideas: Subscription boxes, gear, and more cool stuff," 9 Mar. 2021 Cheông chồng out quiông chồng Đánh Giá below of the top five sầu smart light bulbs và systems, then scroll deeper for more buying info and full Đánh Giá of these and other high-ranking options. — Gabrielle Hondorp, Popular Mechanics, "The Best Smart Lights và Systems For Your trang chủ," 17 Feb. 2021 Akin to talk radio, members scroll through various live sầu, moderated conversations covering environmental issues, health, politics, books, grief, cryptocurrency, celebrity gossip, and humdrum topics that fill the void of pandemic isolation. — Danielle Bernabe, Fortune, "How Clubhouse is engaging with Native American communities," 6 Mar. 2021 Consumers then scroll through those uploaded images and place an order for a customized tòa tháp. — Jack Greiner, The Enquirer, "Strictly Legal: Ohio State University prevails in trademark fight with online marketplace," 4 Mar. 2021 Over 300,000 users scroll through lớn watch the Philadelphia native strum a guitar while sitting on a bathroom floor, talk to lớn her cát named Meatball, or jump on trampolines. — Matt Berg, BostonGlobe.com, "With another album in the works, singer Lizzy McAlpine has left Berklee behind," 3 Mar. 2021 Teach hlặng how to lớn scroll through play Instagram & judge the life choices of all his imaginary friends & relatives. — oregonlive, "Should you get your child the Fisher-Price work-from-home page playset?," 1 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of scroll


15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a


1973, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense 1

History and Etymology for scroll


Middle English scrowle, blend of rolle roll and scrowe scrap, scroll (from Anglo-French escrowe, of Germanic origin; akin to lớn Middle Dutch schrode piece cut off, Old High German scrōt) — more at shred entry 1