Definitions for scrollskroʊl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coil, whorl, roll, curl, curlicue, ringlet, gyre, scroll(noun)

    a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)

  2. scroll, roll(verb)

    a document that can be rolled up (as for storage)

  3. scroll(verb)

    move through text or graphics in order to display parts that do not fit on the screen

    "Scroll down to see the entire text"

Wiktionary

  1. scroll(Noun)

    A roll of paper or parchment; a writing formed into a roll; a schedule; a list.

  2. scroll(Noun)

    An ornament formed of undulations giving off spirals or sprays, usually suggestive of plant form. Roman architectural ornament is largely of some scroll pattern.

  3. scroll(Noun)

    A mark or flourish added to a person's signature, intended to represent a seal, and in some States allowed as a substitute for a seal. [U.S.] Alexander Mansfield Burrill.

  4. scroll(Noun)

    Scroll-shaped end of a violin.

  5. scroll(Noun)

    a skew surface.

  6. scroll(Verb)

    To change one's view of data on a computer's display, typically using a scroll bar or a scroll wheel.

    She scrolled the offending image out of view.

  7. scroll(Verb)

    To move in or out of view horizontally or vertically.

    The rising credits slowly scrolled off the screen.

  8. Origin: A diminutive of scroue, scrowe, scroa scroll, probably of Teutonic origin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scroll(noun)

    a roll of paper or parchment; a writing formed into a roll; a schedule; a list

  2. Scroll(noun)

    an ornament formed of undulations giving off spirals or sprays, usually suggestive of plant form. Roman architectural ornament is largely of some scroll pattern

  3. Scroll(noun)

    a mark or flourish added to a person's signature, intended to represent a seal, and in some States allowed as a substitute for a seal

  4. Scroll(noun)

    same as Skew surface. See under Skew

  5. Origin: [A dim. of OE. scroue, scrowe (whence E. escrow), OF. escroe, escroue, F. crou entry in the jail book, LL. scroa scroll, probably of Teutonic origin; cf. OD. schroode a strip, shred, slip of paper, akin to E. shred. Cf. Shred, Escrow.]

Freebase

  1. Scroll

    A scroll is a roll of papyrus, parchment, or paper which has been written, drawn or painted upon for the purpose of transmitting information or using as a decoration.


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