a type of massage therapy involving sometimes intensive manipulation of the fascia of the muscles and internal organs to relieve physical and emotional tension, improve posture, increase vitality, etc.
verb (used without object), Slang.
verb (used with object)
to massage using the techniques of Rolfing.
other names for Rollo
Rolfing Rolf·ing (rôl’fĭng)
A service mark used for a technique of deep muscular manipulation and massage for the relief of bodily and emotional tension.
noun, Scandinavian Legend. 1. a possibly historical Danish king of the 9th century, the subject of an Old Icelandic saga and in accounts by the Danish historian Saxo Grammaticus: involved in great battles with his stepfather, Adils of Sweden.
noun 1. Also called Rolf the Ganger [gang-er] /ˈgæŋ ər/ (Show IPA). Rollo (def 1). 2. a male given name: from Scandinavian words meaning “glory” and “wolf.”. noun 1. Also called Rolf, Roy, Hrolf, Rolf the Ganger. a.d. c860–931? Norse chieftain: 1st duke of Normandy 911?. 2. a male given name, form of Rolf. noun […]
verb (used without object) 1. to move along a surface by revolving or turning over and over, as a ball or a wheel. 2. to move or be moved on wheels, as a vehicle or its occupants. 3. to flow or advance in a stream or with an undulating motion, as water, waves, or smoke. […]
noun 1. a city in S central Missouri.