noun, plural Ro·mas or (especially collectively) Ro·ma.
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Origin of Roma1
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Words nearby Roma
Definition for Roma (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for Roma
Is the silence about the plight of the Roma in Europe surprising?Ron Rosenbaum on Hitler, Hollywood, and Quantifying Evil|William O’Connor|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“People want to take a piece of history to remember the city,” an Aeroporto di Roma spokesperson told The Daily Beast.Pompeii Made It Through a Volcano, but Can It Survive Vandals?|Barbie Latza Nadeau|March 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Others, like the prominent Roma activist Valeriu Nicholae, speak of its “rapid dissolution.”
He has previously said the Roma represent a “clear confrontation” with the French way of life and should “go home.”
It seems unclear how they will do so, unless something significant changes in the way Roma NGOs are funded.
Roma tried to laugh, but the laugh was broken in her throat by a rising sob.
Roma's foot had ceased to beat on the floor, and she was rising in her chair.
Roma had dropped Rossi's hand, and was leaning forward on her knees with both hands over her face.
Roma thanked him for his news, and then warned him of the risk he ran, being dependent on his grandson and his grandson's wife.
Opposite to these is another bas-relief representing Titus in the quadriga, the reins borne by the goddess Roma.Walks in Rome|Augustus J.C. Hare