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    to roll = to win?

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    But in a game that served as a metaphor for Kentucky’s dominance in both its home state and throughout this college basketball season, the team known as Big Blue continued to roll.

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    Re: to roll = to win?

    "To be on a roll" would be to have a series of victories.

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