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rock



I - noun
1. a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter (Freq. 14)
- he threw a rock at me
Syn:
stone
Derivationally related forms:
stony (for: stone), stone (for: stone), rocky
Hypernyms:
natural object
Hyponyms:
achondrite, bedrock, boulder, bowlder, calculus,
concretion, chondrite, clastic rock, crystal, crystallization, intrusion,
outcrop, outcropping, rock outcrop, pebble, petrifaction, sill,
stepping stone, tor, wall rock, whinstone, whin, xenolith
2. material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust (Freq. 6)
- that mountain is solid rock
- stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries
Syn:
stone
Derivationally related forms:
stone (for: stone)
Hypernyms:
material, stuff
Hyponyms:
quartzite, road metal, sedimentary rock, sial, sima,
metamorphic rock, gravel, crushed rock, caliche, shingling, pumice,
pumice stone, aphanite, claystone, dolomite, emery stone, emery rock,
pudding stone, conglomerate, fieldstone, greisen, tufa, calc-tufa,
magma, igneous rock, limestone, marble, matrix
Substance Meronyms:
mineral
3. (figurative) someone who is strong and stable and dependable
- he was her rock during the crisis
- "Thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church"--Gospel According to Matthew
Hypernyms:
good person
4. hard bright-colored stick candy (typically flavored with peppermint)
Syn:
rock candy
Hypernyms:
candy, confect
5. a genre of popular music originating in the 1950s;
a blend of black rhythm-and-blues with white country-and-western
- rock is a generic term for the range of styles that evolved out of rock'n'roll.
Syn:
rock 'n' roll, rock'n'roll, rock-and-roll, rock and roll, rock music
Members of this Topic:
backbeat
Hypernyms:
popular music, popular music genre
Hyponyms:
heavy metal, heavy metal music, progressive rock, art rock, psychedelic rock,
acid rock, punk rock, punk
Part Meronyms:
backbeat
6. pitching dangerously to one side
Syn:
careen, sway, tilt
Derivationally related forms:
tilt (for: tilt), sway (for: sway), careen (for: careen), rocky
Hypernyms:
lurch, pitch, pitching

II - verb
1. move back and forth or sideways (Freq. 6)
- the ship was rocking
- the tall building swayed
- She rocked back and forth on her feet
Syn:
sway, shake
Derivationally related forms:
shake (for: shake), sway (for: sway), rocker
Hypernyms:
move back and forth
Hyponyms:
roll, nutate, swag, totter
Verb Group:
sway
Verb Frames:
- Something ----s
- Somebody ----s
2. cause to move back and forth
- rock the cradle
- rock the baby
- the wind swayed the trees gently
Syn:
sway
Derivationally related forms:
sway (for: sway), rocker
Hypernyms:
move, displace
Verb Group:
sway, shake
Verb Frames:
- Somebody ----s something
- Somebody ----s somebody
- Something ----s somebody
- Something ----s something

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