Definition of "roving" [rov•ing]

  • (adjective) wandering freely.
  • (verb) Present participle of rove.
  • (noun) A long and narrow bundle of fibre, usually used to spin woollen yarn.

Use "roving" in a sentence

  • "After one more postdoctoral year which I spent in "roving" mode, spending time at Oxford, Harvard and Illinois, in the autumn of 1967 I took up a lectureship at the University of Sussex, where I was to spend the next fifteen years of my career."
  • "Olly's Onions: Obama in roving eye furore skip to main | skip to sidebar"
  • "The unteased roving is on the left, the teased is on the right."

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