I was a fan of 30 Rock, and you really knocked that role out of the park.
Al-Liby was indicted in 2000 for his role in planning the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania.
But nobody seriously believes that these troops are ready to carry out the role assigned them.
But, this is a rare occasion when the US goes into a game as the favorite—a role that has not always suited the team.
Indeed, you seem to relish the role of antagonist—to traditional media, to basketball referees.
No one person's role is more or less important than the other's.
At forty if a man chooses to assume the role of Orlando he does it to perfection.
I shook hands with as much dignity as I could assume, for the role of impersonation was a new one to me.
Perhaps in desperation you may assume the role of cook yourself.
His entrance is less ostentatious than it might be if he knew of the role that has been assigned to him.
"part or character one takes," c.1600, from French rôle "part played by a person in life," literally "roll (of paper) on which an actor's part is written," from Old French rolle (see roll (n.)). Meaning "function performed characteristically by someone" is from 1875. In the social psychology sense from 1913. Role model first attested 1957.
role or rôle (rōl)
The characteristic and expected social behavior of an individual.