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rock 1

British English: /rɒk/
American English: /rɑk/

noun

  • 1 (piece of rock)
    Fels Mask.
    come to grief on the rocks (Schiff)
    auf Felsen od. Klippen auflaufen
    be as solid as a rock [figurative]
    absolut zuverlässig sein
    be as steady as a rock
    bombenfest sein
    [figurative]
    durch nichts zu erschüttern sein
  • 2 (large rock, hill)
    Felsen Mask.
    Fels Mask. [formal]
    the Rock [of Gibraltar]
    [der Felsen von] Gibraltar
  • 3 (substance)
    Fels Mask.
    (esp. Geology)
    Gestein Neutr.
    mass of rock
    Felsmasse Fem.
  • 4
    (boulder) Felsbrocken Mask.
    (American English) (stone) Stein Mask.
    Steinbrocken Mask.
    ‘danger, falling rocks’
    „Achtung od. Vorsicht, Steinschlag!“
    „Steinschlaggefahr!“
    be caught between a rock and a hard place [figurative]
    in einer Zwickmühle stizen [informal]
  • 5no pl., no indef. art. (hard sweet)stick of rock
    Zuckerstange Fem.
    sell rock
    Zuckerstangen verkaufen
  • 6 [figurative] (support)
    Stütze Fem.
    Rückhalt Mask.
    (of society) Fundament Neutr.
  • 7 [figurative] (source of danger or destruction)a rock on which others have foundered
    eine Klippe, an der schon andere gescheitert sind
    be heading for the rocks (Ehe)
    zu scheitern drohen
    be on the rocks [figurative] [informal] (be short of/without money)
    knapp bei Kasse/pleite sein [informal] (have failed) (Ehe, Firma)
    kaputt sein [informal]
  • 8on the rocks (with ice cubes)
    mit Eis od. on the rocks
  • 9in pl. (American English) [informal] (money)
    Kies Mask. [slang]
  • 10 [informal] (gem)
    Klunker Mask. [informal]

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rock 2

transitive verb

  • 2 (shake)
    [figurative]
    erschüttern (Person)
    rock something to its foundations [figurative]
    etwas in seinen Grundfesten erschüttern
    rock the boat [figurative] [informal]
    Trouble machen [informal]

intransitive verb

  • 3 (dance)
    Rock tanzen
    rock and roll
    Rock and Roll tanzen

noun

  • 1 (rocking motion, spell of rocking)
    Schaukeln Neutr.
    give the cradle a rock
    die Wiege schaukeln
  • 2 (music or dance)
    Rock Mask.
    attrib.
    Rock-
    rock and or 'n' roll [music]
    Rock 'n' Roll Mask.

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