There are 3 definitions of rover in English:

rover1

Syllabification: rov·er
Pronunciation: /ˈrōvər
 
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noun

  • 2(In various sports) a player not restricted to a particular position on the field.
  • 3A vehicle for driving over rough terrain, especially one driven by remote control over extraterrestrial terrain.
  • 4 Croquet A ball that has passed all the wickets but not pegged out.
  • 4.1A player who has a rover ball.
  • 5 Archery A target for long-distance shooting.
  • 5.1A target chosen at random and not at a determined range.

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Pronunciation: grəʊˈtɛskəri
noun
grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively

There are 3 definitions of rover in English:

rover2

Syllabification: rov·er
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈrōvər/

noun

archaic
  • A sea robber; a pirate.

Origin

Middle English: from Middle Low German and Middle Dutch rōver, from rōven 'rob'; related to reave.

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rover3

Syllabification: rov·er
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈrōvər/

noun

  • A person or machine that makes roves of fiber (see rove3).

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