Share this entry

rouleau
pl rouleaux
Pronunciation: /ʀulo/

Translation of rouleau in English:

nom masculin

Compounds

rouleau compresseur

rouleau à pâtisserie

rouleau de peintre

  • (Technologie)
    paintroller
    peindre le plafond au rouleau
    to paint the ceiling with a roller

rouleau de printemps

Idioms

être au bout du rouleau

[familier]
(nerveusement) to be at the end of one's tether
(être mourant) to be at death's door

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: