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rocks, plural;
  1. Cause (someone or something) to move gently to and fro or from side to side
    • - she rocked the baby in her arms
  2. Move in such a way
    • - the vase rocked back and forth on its base
    • - the rocking movement of the boat
  3. (with reference to a building or region) Shake or cause to shake or vibrate, esp. because of an impact, earthquake, or explosion
    • - another blast rocked the ship and threw him from his chair
    • - the building began to rock on its foundations
  4. Cause great shock or distress to (someone or something), esp. so as to weaken or destabilize them or it
    • - diplomatic upheavals that rocked the British Empire
  5. Dance to or play rock music

  6. (of a place) Have an atmosphere of excitement or much social activity
    • - the new town really rocks
    • - a rocking resort
  7. Wear (a garment) or affect (an attitude or style), esp. in a confident or flamboyant way
    • - she was rocking a clingy little leopard-skin number
  1. Rock music
    • - a rock star
  2. Rock and roll

  3. A gentle movement to and fro or from side to side
    • - she placed the baby in the cradle and gave it a rock

  1. a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter; "he threw a rock at me"
  2. move back and forth or sideways; "the ship was rocking"; "the tall building swayed"; "She rocked back and forth on her feet"
  3. 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"
  4. United States gynecologist and devout Catholic who conducted the first clinical trials of the oral contraceptive pill (1890-1984)
  5. (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
  6. rock candy: hard bright-colored stick candy (typically flavored with peppermint)
  7. Rock!!!!! is an album released by Violent Femmes in 1995. It was originally released only in Australia, but is now available in the rest of the world. It features cover photography by David LaChapelle.
  8. Rock is the second recorded work from the band Casting Pearls.
  9. The Plymouth Rock, often called simply Rocks or Barred Rocks (after their most popular color), is a chicken breed that originated in the United States. The Plymouth Rock is a dual-purpose, cold-hardy bird and therefore makes a great breed for the small farm or backyard flock owner. ...
  10. Rock is a fictional character in the DC Comics universe. He first appeared in Superman. Man of Tomorrow #8 in 1997 and was created by author Roger Stern and artistst Tom Grummett.
  11. Rock is a type of hard stick-shaped boiled sugar confectionery most usually flavoured with peppermint or spearmint. ...
  12. Sgt. Frank Rock is a fictional infantry non-commissioned officer during World War II in the . He first appeared in Our Army at War #83 (June 1959), and was created by Robert Kanigher and Joe Kubert.
  13. The naturally occurring aggregate of solid mineral matter that constitutes a significant part of the earth's crust; A mass of stone projecting out of the ground or water; A boulder or large stone; A large hill or island having no vegetation; Something that is strong, stable, and dependable; a ...
  14. A topographic surname for someone living near a rock or an oak ( atter + oke ); A male given name transferred from the surname; Nickname of Gibraltar; Nickname of the prison on Alcatraz Island, USA; Nickname of the island of Newfoundland in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador
  15. (rocks) Money; (slang) Testicles; Crack cocaine
  16. (ROCKS) An aggregate of one or more MINERALS rather large in area. The three classes of rocks are the following: (1) Igneous rock - crystalline rocks formed from molten material. Examples are granite and basalt. ...
  17. (ROCKS) Great and stable institutions and fortresses in society.
  18. (ROCKS) also known as stones, are made of rare, dense, polished granite. Each rock weighs 42 pounds.
  19. (Rocks) (the...) part of Sydney west of Sydney Cove.
  20. (Rocks) Straight shot over ice.
  21. (Rocks) Sweets e.g. 'Av ya gorrany rocks?'
  22. (Rocks) The hard material found in a sauna heater that, combined with water, provides a temperature increase inside a sauna. Most heaters contain about 30 pounds of sauna rocks.
  23. (Rocks) The player who calls may choose Rocks. If they choose this, they bounce the ball hard and slam it into an opponents court, usually a corner to make it harder. After the hit has been done normal play proceeds.
  24. (Rocks) We are currently developing and installing concrete applications that would resemble natural landscaping materials. We feel this is a beneficial process because the rocks can be made to fit into your project and tied into other products easily (eg. ...