[ rol-uh ]

  1. a city in S central Missouri.

Words Nearby Rolla Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use Rolla in a sentence

  • When the transfer came Harry was overjoyed, and lost no time in reporting at Rolla, where Lawrence was organizing his company.

  • Great was the rejoicing when Rolla was reached, and the success of the expedition became known.

  • He reached Springfield in safety and there joined a wagon train en route for Rolla, guarded by a detachment of fifty cavalry.

  • The absence of his counsel and personal example rendered a retreat to the railroad terminus at Rolla necessary.

  • Signor Rolla an artiste known also in foreign countries by his compositions, directed as first violin.