There are 2 translations of rock in Spanish:

rock1

Pronunciation: /rɑːk; rɒk/

n

  • 1 u (substance) roca (f) 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 (before n) rock formation formación (f) rocosa
  • 4 u (BrE) [Culin] barra de caramelo de colores
  • 5 u (music) rock (m) heavy/soft rock rock duro/blando; (before n) [band/singer/star/concert] de rock; [music] rock rock festival festival (m) de rock

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f
saliva …
Cultural fact of the day

The name of the autonomous governments of Catalonia and Valencia is generalitat. A great deal of power has now been transferred to them from central government. The medieval term generalitat was revived in 1932, when Catalonia voted for its own devolved government. After the Civil War, it was abolished by Franco but was restored in 1978, with the establishment of comunidades autónomascomunidad autónoma. The Valencian Generalitat is keen to preserve the traditions of the region from Catalan influence.

There are 2 translations of rock in Spanish:

rock2

vt

  • 1.1 (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 1.2 (violently) sacudir , estremecer* the scandal rocked New York el escándalo convulsionó or conmocionó a Nueva York

vi

Phrasal verbs

rock up

v + adv
[colloquial/familiar] aparecer* , llegar*

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Word of the day saliva
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saliva …
Cultural fact of the day

The name of the autonomous governments of Catalonia and Valencia is generalitat. A great deal of power has now been transferred to them from central government. The medieval term generalitat was revived in 1932, when Catalonia voted for its own devolved government. After the Civil War, it was abolished by Franco but was restored in 1978, with the establishment of comunidades autónomascomunidad autónoma. The Valencian Generalitat is keen to preserve the traditions of the region from Catalan influence.