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roll along

 
1. Lit. [for wheels or something on wheels] to move along, smoothly and rapidly. The wheels of the cart rolled along, making a grinding noise as they went. Our car rolled along rapidly toward our destination.
2. Fig. [for something] to progress smoothly. The project is rolling along nicely. I hope that your career is rolling along quite well.
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Noel Fehily partners Roll Along, a big disappointment on his reappearance at Carlisle earlier this month.
Trained then by Carl Llewellyn, Roll Along has joined the Nigel Twiston-Davies stable, where Llewellyn is now right-hand man after losing his job at owner Malcolm Denmark's Lambourn base.
If Roll Along does not take his chance, however, the weights will rise by another 9lb - leaving Charlie Egerton's Darkness at the summit.
Llewellyn, who won the race as a jockey in 2000 on Nigel Twiston-Davies' Beau, wants to run Roll Along in the race, but after several withdrawals the nine-year-old now carries top weight of 11st12lb.
Llewellyn won the race as a jockey in 2000 on Nigel Twiston- Davies' Beau and after Roll Along finished sixth in the Cheltenham Gold Cup, he mentioned this race as a possible target.
In defeating Air Force One and Madison Du Berlais, the first two home in the Hennessy, Roll Along proved he had a bit of class to go with his stamina.
Roll Along should be very tough to beat in the Wetherby Racecourse And Conference Centre Graduation Chase.
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ROLL ALONG has been off for a while since making a satisfactory debut over fences at Plumpton, but looks the one to be on in the Brian Smith Septuagenarian Novices Chase at Southwell tomorrow.
Saturday, Lancaster's annual Christmas/Holiday Parade will roll along the boulevard with 22 marching bands, plus more than 120 other entries including floats, car clubs and youth groups.
That, combined with Chuck's melodrama with his leading ladies in Sondheim's Merrily We Roll Along and the ups and downs of BFFs, makes Tale of Two Summers a great read.
GearBoss carts roll along a fixed aluminum track in the floor, minimizing wasted aisle space and allowing easy access from both sides.
From Ohio to Nebraska, fields of corn and soybeans gently roll along.
A constant stream of tanks, trucks and trailers roll along the docks at Savannah, Ga.