Hay 2 traducciones de rock en español:

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Pronunciación: /rɑːk; rɒk/

noun/nombre

  • 1 uncountable/no numerable (substance) roca (feminine) igneous/volcanic rock roca ígnea/volcánica a great lump of rock una roca enorme hewn from the rock tallado en la roca viva as hard as rock duro como una piedra
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    • A main types of mineral phosphate, soft rock phosphate comes mostly from ancient sea deposits.
    • Karst landscapes are developed wherever soluble carbonate rocks outcrop and where surplus rainfall is available to dissolve the limestone.
    • The cave offers an in-depth view of the immense layers of limestone rock formed by the sedimented shells.
  • 2 countable/numerable 2.1 (crag, cliff) peñasco (masculine), peñón (masculine) my wife was like a rock throughout that time mi esposa fue mi puntal durante toda esa época the Rock (of Gibraltar) el Peñón (de Gibraltar) as solid as a rock firme or sólido como una roca 2.2 (in sea) roca (feminine), escollo (masculine) the ship ran onto the rocks el barco encalló en las rocas on the rocks Scotch on the rocks whisky con hielo their marriage is on the rocks su matrimonio anda muy mal the business went on the rocks when she left el negocio se fue a pique cuando ella se fue
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    • Of course they have to break out of jail, and the posse who is hot on their tail gets turned back by a sniper in the rocks above.
    • At the centre of the building is a courtyard; in fact, the original patch of trees, rocks and earth that was here from the very start.
    • More than half of Mandela's sentence was spent on Robben Island, a windswept rock surrounded by the treacherous seas of the Cape of Good Hope.
    2.3 (boulder) roca (feminine) danger falling rocks desprendimiento de rocas, zona de derrumbe
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    • Should he have intervened, therefore preventing David's death, or did he do the right thing by just staying behind the rocks?
    • He lies on a rock, a mountain looming above him and his naked body partially covered by a white dress.
    • It was so clearly identifiable as his work from the outset that I kept expecting either Ricardo Montalban or Kate Winslet to pop out from behind a rock.
    2.4 (stone) piedra (feminine) to throw rocks tirar piedras to get one's rocks off (American English/inglés norteamericano) [slang/argot] tirar [slang/argot], coger* (Mexico/México) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) (Venezuela) [vulgar], follar (Spain/España) [vulgar] to have rocks in one's head (American English/inglés norteamericano) [slang/argot] faltarle a algn un tornillo
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    • Tiger also faced abuse at the hands of grade school classmates, who once even tied him to a tree and threw rocks at him.
    • The film has one of cinema's most beautiful uses of an open exterior, when the husband throws a rock towards the nuclear plant just after dusk.
    • If you must ripple the pond, throw a small rock first and pay careful attention.
  • 3 countable/numerable (jewel) [slang/argot] piedra (feminine)
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    • It's like a trip through a jewelry store that sells nothing but pricey diamond rings with big rocks.
    • Instead of working with flashy, expensive rocks, he preferred to use semiprecious stones - and his wits.
  • 4 uncountable/no numerable (British English/inglés británico) [Cookery/Cocina] [ barra de caramelo de colores ]

Definición de rock en:

Hay 2 traducciones de rock en español:

rock2

Pronunciación: /rɑːk; rɒk/

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • 1 (gently) mecerse*, balancearse the boat rocked gently on the waves el barco se mecía suavemente en las olas

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1 (gently) [cradle] mecer*; [child] acunar she rocked the child in her arms acunó al niño en sus brazos he rocked Louise to sleep acunó a Louise hasta que se durmió
  • 2 (violently) sacudir, estremecer* the scandal rocked New York el escándalo convulsionó or conmocionó a Nueva York

noun/nombre

  • uncountable/no numerable (music) rock (masculine) heavy/soft rock rock duro/blando (before noun/delante del nombre) [band/singer/star/concert] de rock; [music] rock

Verbos con partícula

rock up

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio
(British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] aparecer*, llegar*

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