rock
Roc Roc, n. [Ar. & Per. rokh or rukh. Cf. {Rook} a castle.] A monstrous bird of Arabian mythology. [Written also {rock}, and {rukh}.] --Brande & C. [1913 Webster]

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  • rock — rock …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Rock — Rock, n. [OF. roke, F. roche; cf. Armor. roc h, and AS. rocc.] 1. A large concreted mass of stony material; a large fixed stone or crag. See {Stone}. [1913 Webster] Come one, come all! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I. Sir W.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rock — Rock(s) may refer to: * Rock (geology), a mineral substance * Rock music, a form of popular musicPlaces* Rock, Cornwall, a village in Kernow (Cornwall) * Rock, Worcestershire, a village in Worcestershire, UK * Rock, Kansas, an unincorporated… …   Wikipedia

  • Rock — bezeichnet: ein Kleidungsstück, siehe Rock (Kleidung) einen Musikstil, siehe Rockmusik sowie Rock ’n’ Roll einen Familien und Vornamen, siehe Rock (Name) ein Fabelwesen („Vogel Rock“), siehe Roch eine Linux Distribution, siehe ROCK Linux einen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rock — wie Hose: eines wie s andere, gleichgültig; veraltet, heute gewöhnlich: ›Jacke wie Hose‹ (⇨ Jacke); vgl. französisch ›C est bonnet blanc ou blanc bonnett‹{{ppd}}    Den bunten (moderner: grauen) Rock anziehen: Soldat werden. Früher galt der… …   Das Wörterbuch der Idiome

  • rock — s.n. Dans modern cu mişcări foarte vioaie, bine marcate; melodie după care se execută acest dans. [pr.: roc] – cuv. engl. Trimis de romac, 24.02.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  ROCK s. v. rock and roll. Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004. Sursa: Sinonime  ROCK… …   Dicționar Român

  • rock — (del inglés; pronunciamos roc ) adjetivo 1. Área: música De un género musical derivado del rock and roll: cantante rock. música rock. sustantivo masculino 1 …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • rock — Voz inglesa que se usa como abreviación de rock and roll (→ rock and roll) y designa también cada uno de los estilos diversos derivados de ese género musical. Por tratarse de un extranjerismo crudo, debe escribirse con resalte tipográfico. Para… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • rock — s.m.inv., agg.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} TS mus. 1a. s.m.inv. → rock and roll 1b. s.m.inv., denominazione collettiva del genere musicale sviluppatosi dal rock and roll, in cui si individuano vari filoni a seconda dello stile prevalente e degli… …   Dizionario italiano

  • rock — Ⅰ. rock [1] ► NOUN 1) the hard mineral material of the earth s crust, exposed on the surface or underlying the soil. 2) a mass of rock projecting out of the ground or water. 3) a boulder. 4) Geology any natural material with a distinctive… …   English terms dictionary

  • rock — rock1 [räk] n. [ME rokke < OFr roche < ML rocca] 1. a large mass of stone forming a peak or cliff 2. a) a large stone detached from the mass; boulder b) broken pieces of any size of such stone c) any stone, large or small …   English World dictionary

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