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Roving (IPA: /ˈɹoʊvɪŋ/)

Roving (p. pr. & vb. n.)

of Rove

Roving (n.)

The operatin of forming the rove, or slightly twisted sliver or roll of wool or cotton, by means of a machine for the purpose, called a roving frame, or roving machine.

Roving (n.)

A roll or sliver of wool or cotton drawn out and slightly twisted; a rove. See 2d Rove, 2.

Roving (n.)

The act of one who roves or wanders.


Long, narrow bundle of fiber

Roving Synonyms

Peregrine, Nomadic, Wandering, Mobile, Unsettled

Roving Synonyms

Vagabondage, Wandering

Roving Rhymes

Hoving, Roving

Spanish Translation

Roving in Spanish is Errabundo

Tagalog Translation

Roving in Tagalog is Lagalag

Example Sentence (Quote)

"As the rolling stone gathers no moss, so the roving heart gathers no affections." - Change

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Isaac Asimov, The Roving Mind (1983), chapter 25." - Knowledge

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The negligence of Nature wide and wild, Where, undisguised by mimic art, she spreads Unbounded beauty to the roving eye." - James Thomson (poet)

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