from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Alternative spelling of rolling pin.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A cylindrical piece of wood or other material, with which paste or dough may be rolled out and reduced to a proper thickness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A cylindrical piece of wood, marble, or copper, having a projecting handle at each end, with which dough, paste, confectioners' sugar, etc., are molded and reduced to a proper thickness.
- n. A wooden implement used by potters for rolling out thin sheets of clay for making pie-plates. It is often made in two parts, the handles being attached to the ends of a wooden rod which passes through the hollow body of the roller.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. utensil consisting of a cylinder (usually of wood) with a handle at each end; used to roll out dough
Sorry, no etymologies found.