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noun rock pronunciation in American English /rɑk/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the hard solid substance that forms part of the Earth’s surface

    We had to dig down through a twelve-inch layer of rock.

    1. a.
      [countable] a large piece of stone lying on the ground

      She ran over the fallen rocks toward him.

    2. b.
      [countable] American a small stone
    3. c.
      [countable] a large piece of stone that rises up from the ground or from under the ocean

      a castle built on a big rock

    4. d.

      rocks

      [plural] a group of rocks along the edge of the land or under the surface of the ocean

      The waves crashed against the rocks.

  2. 2

    rock

    or

    rock music

    [uncountable] rock music

    a rock star

  3. 3
    [countable] informal a jewel, especially a diamond
  4. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    4
    kick rocks to leave the current location; often used to express frustration by the resident as part of them telling another person to leave

    You've been nothing but trouble, so it's time for you to kick rocks!

    Submitted by Jason Renshaw (origin-old friend named Justin) from United States on 19/08/2014

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crafternoon

an afternoon full of crafts

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