Roll Back

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Roll Back

To sell an option position and buy another with the same underlying asset and strike price, but with an earlier expiration date. One may also call this rolling backward.
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A valuable feature of the ECS is the rollback delay setting, which allows users to overcome steep inclines by preventing their wheelchairs from rolling backward for five seconds when this function is activated.
Ishii took the early lead for aggressiveness against 2004 Athens Olympic silver medalist Tamerlan Tmenov of Russia, who tried an ill-advised rolling backward throw, before mounting his opponent for a submission to make the semifinals.
He did an ollie 180 over the 70-foot gap, which put him rolling backward onto the quarterpipe.
In a security video the truck was seen rolling backward out of the driveway
Just all of a sudden it started rolling backward," Kumler said.
The toddler almost immediately stopped breathing, her eyes rolling backward.
The train begins rolling backward and sends you careening through a dark mountain cave.
My IP had to actuate the emergency brakes to get the plane to stop rolling backward.
According to a witness, a while after the driver got down from the truck it started rolling backward and traveled some 30 meters down the slope before hitting the children, the police said.
There was the time during a pick-up basketball game when he took a charge from a 25-year-old, a jolt that sent him rolling backward on the gym floor, head over heels.
Barragan's 1998 Freightliner stopped at a shoulder with a slight uphill grade before rolling backward.
Let the wall (or other door) behind you keep you from rolling backward.