What does the word scroll mean?

Usage examples for scroll

  1. In the year 1825, the writer invented a new case, somewhat larger than the Scroll Top, which was called the Bronze Looking- Glass Clock. – History of the American Clock Business for the Past Sixty Years, and Life of Chauncey Jerome by Chauncey Jerome
  2. The old man observed this and said, as he handed her the scroll: " You need not be frightened, daughter of a hero. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. At rise of curtain The Ameer discovered lying on floor writing on a paper scroll. – Lucky Pehr by August Strindberg