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TROLL, verb transitive To move in a circular direction; to roll; to move volubly; to turn; to drive about.

They learn to roll the eye, and troll the tongue.

TROLL about the bridal bow.

TROLL, verb intransitive To roll; to run about; as, to troll in a coach and six.

1. Among anglers, to fish for pikes with a rod whose line runs on a wheel or pulley.