a roll of hair brushed back from the forehead
the butt of a marijuana cigarette
R-2, Mexican valium, rophy, rope, roofy, roach, forget me drug, circle(noun)
street names for flunitrazepan
any of numerous chiefly nocturnal insects; some are domestic pests
roach, Rutilus rutilus(verb)
European freshwater food fish having a greenish back
comb (hair) into a roach
cut the mane off (a horse)
A small freshwater fish in the carp family (Cyprinidae), .
A butt of a marijuana cigarette.
The filter of a rolled cigarette or joint, made from card or paper.
A curve in the bottom of a sail to prevent it snagging deck equipment.
a European fresh-water fish of the Carp family (Leuciscus rutilus). It is silver-white, with a greenish back
an American chub (Semotilus bullaris); the fallfish
the redfin, or shiner
a convex curve or arch cut in the edge of a sail to prevent chafing, or to secure a better fit
to cause to arch
to cut off, as a horse's mane, so that the part left shall stand upright
Origin: [OE. rroche; cf. AS. reohha, D. rog, roch, G. roche, LG. ruche, Dan. rokke ray, Sw. rocka, and E. ray a fish.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rōch, n. a silvery fresh-water fish: a concave curve in the foot of a square sail.—v.t. to arch: to cut short. [O. Fr. roche—Teut.; Ger. roche.]
rōch, n. a rock: refuse gritty stone.—As sound as a roach, perfectly sound.
The New Hacker's Dictionary
[Bell Labs] To destroy, esp. of a data structure. Hardware gets toasted or fried, software gets roached. Probably derived from '70s and '80s drug slang; marijuana smokers used ‘roach’ to refer to the unsmokable remnant of a joint, and to ‘roach’ a joint was therefore to destroy it.
The numerical value of roach in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of roach in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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(We) got a call from a man who asked, 'Can I donate some dirty socks? Because after 10 years, that’s all my ex left me,' name a Roach.
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