role

  • 1 rôle — rôle …

    Dictionnaire des rimes

  • 2 rôle — [ rol ] n. m. • fin XIIe; lat. médiév. rotulus « parchemin roulé », de rota « roue » → enrôler 1 ♦ Dr., admin. Feuille (recto et verso) d un acte notarié, d une expédition de jugement, d un cahier des charges. (1454) Registre où sont portées, par …

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  • 3 rôle — Rôle. s. m. La premiere syllabe est longue. On escrivoit autrefois Roole, & on appelloit ainsi une ou plusieurs feüilles de papier, de parchemin, collées bout à bout, surquoy on escrivoit des actes, des titres. Grand rôle. petit rôle. Aujourd huy …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 4 role — W3 [rəul US roul] n [Date: 1600 1700; : French; Origin: rôle roll, role , from Old French rolle; ROLL2] 1.) the way in which someone or something is involved in an activity or situation, and how much influence they have on it role in ▪ the role… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 5 role — role, social role, role theory Role is a key concept in sociological theory. It highlights the social expectations attached to particular statuses or social positions and analyses the workings of such expectations. Role theory was particularly… …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 6 role — [ roul ] noun count *** 1. ) the purpose or influence of someone or something in a particular situation: It s not my role to tell the politicians what to do. role in: We expect parents to have a key role in this discussion. play a role: Labor… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 Role — Rôle Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Administration publique Rôle : catalogue ou registre officiel, contenant une liste ordonnée rôle des impôts, rôle de la taille, rôle des combats …

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  • 8 Role — bezeichnet den Namen von 3 Dörfern in Polen: Role in der Woiwodschaft Lublin, siehe Role (Łukow) Role in der Woiwodschaft Pommern], siehe Role (Miastko) Role in der Woiwodschaft Westpommern, siehe Role (Rąbino) in der Informationstechnik eine… …

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  • 9 role — [rōl] n. [Fr rôle, lit., a roll: from roll containing actor s part] 1. a part, or character, that an actor plays in a performance 2. a function or office assumed by someone [an advisory role]: Often rôle …

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  • 10 role — (n.) part or character one takes, c.1600, from Fr. rôle part played by a person in life, lit. roll (of paper) on which an actor s part is written, from O.Fr. rolle (see ROLL (Cf. roll) (n.)). Role model first attested 1957 …

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  • 11 role — role, rôle → rol …

    Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • 12 rôle — role, rôle → rol …

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  • 13 rolé — s. m. [Brasil] Volta ou passeio para lazer (ex.: dar um rolé).   ‣ Etimologia: origem obscura …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 14 role — meaning ‘an actor s part’ and related senses, is normally spelt without an accent, although rôle is also valid …

    Modern English usage

  • 15 role — [n1] impersonation of a character act, acting, appearance, aspect, bit, character, clothing, execution, extra, guise, hero, ingenue, lead, look, part, performance, personification, piece, player, portrayal, presentation, representation, seeming,… …

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  • 16 Role — R[^o]le, n. [F. See {Roll}.] A part, or character, performed by an actor in a drama; hence, a part of function taken or assumed by any one; as, he has now taken the r[^o]le of philanthropist. [1913 Webster] {Title r[^o]le}, the part, or character …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 role — I noun act, assignment, billet, capacity, character, characterization, department, false show, function, guise, impersonation, job, mission, part, partes, performance, place, pose, position, post, posture, presentation, pretense, province,… …

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  • 18 role — róle ž mn DEFINICIJA sport vrsta koturaljki, sportske cipele s četiri kotačića; rolerice, rolke ETIMOLOGIJA engl. rollers …

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  • 19 rolė — statusas Neteiktinas sritis švietimas ryšiai: žiūrėk – vaidmuo žiūrėk – vaidmuo …

    Enciklopedinis edukologijos žodynas

  • 20 role — ► NOUN 1) an actor s part in a play, film, etc. 2) a person s or thing s function in a particular situation. ORIGIN from obsolete French roule roll , referring originally to the roll of paper on which an actor s part was written …

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