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Definition of Rocks

Babylon English

sway, swing; shock
stone; rock music; back and forth movement, shaking; diamond (Slang)
Rocks Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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 plutonic rocks 
 secondary rocks 
 aqueous rocks 
 primary rocks 
 intrusive rocks 
 longmynd rocks 
 whiskey on the rocks 
 whisky on the rocks 
 transition rocks 
 primitive rocks 
 volcanic rocks 
 glaciated rocks 
English Idioms WM 1.3a
shock, cause a personal change; is great, is as good as great rock music, is cool 
Killing Fields is a powerful movie. It will rock you.
This webcam really rocks. I can send movies to all my friends!
Australian Slang
(pl.) (a pair of) socks
socks
1. close to a state of disaster or ruin; 2. (of a marriage or relationship) liable to end soon; 3. (of drinks) with ice-cubes: “Scotch on the rocks”
socks
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter; "he threw a rock at me"
(synonym) stone
(hypernym) natural object
(hyponym) achondrite
2. material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust; "that mountain is solid rock"; "stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries"
(synonym) stone
(hypernym) material, stuff
(hyponym) quartzite
(substance-meronym) mineral
3. (figurative) someone who is strong and stable and dependable; "he was her rock during the crisis"; "Thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church"--Gospel According to Matthew
(hypernym) good person
4. hard stick bright-colored stick candy typically peppermint flavored
(synonym) rock candy
(hypernym) candy
5. a genre of popular music originating in the 1950s; a blend of Black rhythm-and-blues with White country-and-western; "rock is a generic term for the range of styles that evolved out of rock'n'roll."
(synonym) rock 'n' roll, rock'n'roll, rock-and-roll, rock and roll, rock music
(hypernym) popular music, popular music genre
(hyponym) heavy metal
(part-meronym) backbeat
(class) backbeat
6. pitching dangerously to one side
(synonym) careen, sway, tilt
(hypernym) lurch, pitch, pitching
(derivation) sway

Verb
1. move back and forth or sideways; "the ship was rocking"; "the tall building swayed"; "She rocked back and forth on her feet"
(synonym) sway, shake
(hypernym) move back and forth
(hyponym) roll
(verb-group) sway
(derivation) rocking chair, rocker
2. cause to move back and forth; "rock the cradle"; "rock the baby"; "the wind swayed the trees gently"
(synonym) sway
(hypernym) move, displace
(verb-group) sway, shake
(derivation) rocker
Rocks Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
US Zip Codes
State: MARYLAND
City: ROCKS
Rocks Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Dictionary
To dream of rocks, denotes that you will meet reverses, and that there will be discord and general unhappiness.

To climb a steep rock, foretells immediate struggles and disappointing surroundings.

See Stones.
  
Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project
Rocks Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
The Bird / Parrot Lover Resource
List of members:
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Ambers
Ameraucana
Ancona
Andalusian
Appenzell
Araucana
Asbos
Aseel
Asil
Augsburgers
Australian Game Fowl
Australorp
Avam Cemani
Bandara
Baheij
Bantam
Barbu d'Anvers
Bearded Chickens
Barnevelders
Barthuhners
Bergische Kraeher
Bigawi
Bielefelders
Black Jersey Giants
Black Marias
Blomme Hona
Buckeye
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Rocks Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
In geology, rock or stone is a naturally occurring solid aggregate of one or more minerals or mineraloids. For example, the common rock granite is a combination of the quartz, feldspar and biotite minerals. The Earth's outer solid layer, the lithosphere, is made of rock.

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