(someone) is on a roll

When you have many successes, one after another, you're "on a roll".

Here are some situations that can be described as "___ is on a roll":

  • you've correctly guessed the answers to several questions in a quiz
  • someone has scored several points in a game
  • a coworker has made a few sales

You usually use "on a roll" to talk about positive things.

This phrase appears in these lessons: