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Rock (IPA: /ˈɹɑk/)


Rock (n.)

See Roc.

Rock (n.)

A distaff used in spinning; the staff or frame about which flax is arranged, and from which the thread is drawn in spinning.

Rock (n.)

A large concreted mass of stony material; a large fixed stone or crag. See Stone.

Rock (n.)

Any natural deposit forming a part of the earth's crust, whether consolidated or not, including sand, earth, clay, etc., when in natural beds.

Rock (n.)

That which resembles a rock in firmness; a defense; a support; a refuge.

Rock (n.)

Fig.: Anything which causes a disaster or wreck resembling the wreck of a vessel upon a rock.

Rock (n.)

The striped bass. See under Bass.

Rock (v. t.)

To cause to sway backward and forward, as a body resting on a support beneath; as, to rock a cradle or chair; to cause to vibrate; to cause to reel or totter.

Rock (v. t.)

To move as in a cradle; hence, to put to sleep by rocking; to still; to quiet.

Rock (v. i.)

To move or be moved backward and forward; to be violently agitated; to reel; to totter.

Rock (v. i.)

To roll or saway backward and forward upon a support; as, to rock in a rocking-chair.

Rock ()

A shaft that oscillates on its journals, instead of revolving, -- usually carrying levers by means of which it receives and communicates reciprocating motion, as in the valve gear of some steam engines; -- called also rocker, rocking shaft, and way shaft.

Rock (v. i.)

An oscillating bar in a machine, as the lever of the bellows of a forge.

Rock

Naturally occurring solid aggregate of one or more minerals or mineraloids

Rock

Larger structure made of solid rock

Rock

Type of hard stick-shaped boiled sugar confectionery

Rock

Mass of stone projecting out of the ground or water

Rock

Village in Cornwall, England

Rock Synonyms

Careen, Tilt, Sway

Rock Synonyms

Rock, John Rock

Rock Synonyms

Rock Candy

Rock Synonyms

Rock And Roll, Rock'n'roll, Rock-and-roll, Rock Musi, Rock 'n' Roll

Rock Synonyms

Stone

Rock Synonyms

Stone

Rock Synonyms

Sway, Shake

Rock Synonyms

Sway

ROCK (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad

ROCK (Acronym / Abbreviation)

GIBRALTAR STEEL CORP.

ROCK (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Rho-associated coiled coil-containing protein kinase

ROCK (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Rho-associated coiled-coil forming protein kinase

ROCK (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Rho-associated kinase

ROCK (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Rho-associated protein kinase

Rock Rhymes

Baack, Bach, Bloc, Bloch, Block, Blok, Boch, Bock, Bohlke, Bok, Broc, Brock, Brok, Caulk, Chalk, Chock, Chok, Clock, Cock, Croc, Crock, Doc, Dock, Floc, Flock, Frock, Fyock, Glock, Gocke, Gohlke, Groch, Haack, Haacke, Haak, Haake, Hoc, Hoch, Hock, Jacques, Jock, Kloc, Klock, Klocke, Knaack, Knaak, Knoch, Knock, Kock, Kok, Kroc, Krock, Krok, Kwok, Laack, Laake, Loch, Lock, Locke, Lok, Maack, Mach, Moch, Mock, Mok, Nock, Och, Ploch, Plock, Poch, Pock, Proch, Prock, Roc, Roch, Rock, Rocke, Rocque, Schaack, Schlock, Schoch, Schock, Schrock, Shaak, Shock, Shrock, Skok, Skroch, Smock, Sock, Sok, Spock, Sprock, Srock, Staack, Stock, Stocke, Stokke, Strock, Tock, Vlok, Vocke, Waack, Walk, Wok, Zoch

Ad-hoc, Adcock, Alcock, Bangkok, Barach, Elcock, Estok, Iraq, Isaak, O'clock, Pathak, Restock, Undock, Unlock

Antiknock, Antilock, Hassebrock, Interlock, Overstock


Rock (Last Name / Surname)

Rock is the #1,859 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 19,313 people had that surname.

Tagalog Translation

Rock in Tagalog is Bato

Example Sentence (Quote)

" " I just know that, right now, the biggest record selling business there is is rock and roll." - Rock and roll

Example Sentence (Quote)

"... I just know that, right now, the biggest record selling business there is is rock and roll." - Elvis Presley

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [sung] Hot patootie, bless my soul, I really love that Rock n Roll!" - Fictional last words in films

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A couple of weeks ago I was virtually a Virtual High School dropout. Why would the rock gods tell me the answer?" - We Will Rock You

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Ain't no DJ gonna save my soul, I sold it long ago to rock 'n roll!" - My Chemical Romance


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