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rock 1

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

noun

  • 1
    (piece of rock)
    Fels, der
    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, der
    Fels, der [formal]
    the Rock [of Gibraltar]
    [der Felsen von] Gibraltar
  • 3 (substance)
    Fels, der
    (especially Geology)
    Gestein, das
    mass of rock
    Felsmasse, die
  • 4 (boulder)
    Felsbrocken, der
    (American English) (stone)
    Stein, der
    Steinbrocken, der
    ‘danger, falling rocks’
    „Achtung od. Vorsicht, Steinschlag!“
    „Steinschlaggefahr!“
    be caught between a rock and a hard place
    [figurative]
    in einer Zwickmühle stizen [colloquial]
  • 5no pl., no indef. art. (hard sweet)stick of rock
    Zuckerstange, die
    sell rock
    Zuckerstangen verkaufen
  • 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] [colloquial]
    (be short of/without money)
    knapp bei Kasse/pleite sein [colloquial] (have failed) (Ehe, Firma)
    kaputt sein [colloquial]
  • 8on the rocks
    (with ice cubes)
    mit Eis od. on the rocks
  • 9in pl. (American English) [colloquial]
    (money)
    Kies, der [colloquial]
  • 10 [colloquial]
    (gem)
    Klunker, der [colloquial]

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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]
    [colloquial]
    Trouble machen [colloquial]

intransitive verb

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

noun

  • 1
    (rocking motion, spell of rocking)
    Schaukeln, das
    give the cradle a rock
    die Wiege schaukeln
  • 2 (music or dance)

    Rock, der
    attrib.
    Rock-
    rock and or 'n' roll [music]
    Rock 'n' Roll, der

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