Definition for rocker (2 of 2)
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
- to stir up; animate: We're gonna rock this joint tonight!
- to use, wear, or display in a showy, self-confident manner or to great effect: Only you could rock that hat! The game rocks some amazing new features.
Origin of rock2
Related formsrock·a·ble, adjectiverock·ing·ly, adverbun·rocked, adjective
Examples from the Web for rocker
The rocker posted a rambling video on his Facebook page claiming he's broke and penniless.Creed Singer Scott Stapp’s Fall From Grace: From 40 Million Albums Sold to Living in a Holiday Inn|Marlow Stern|November 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now, Cooke is out with a memoir detailing his time with the rocker.
In 2000, Rocker was suspended by MLB, and by 2001 he was traded with his pitching in serious decline.
There was never a call for a boycott of the games of the team that employed Rocker.
It looks like the rocker wants to showcase all sides of her life.Phoenix, Ciara & More Best Music Videos of the Week (VIDEO)|Victoria Kezra|July 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She paused as she placed a rocker at the disposal of the stranger, and relieved her of coat and hat.The Forged Note|Oscar Micheaux
Seven years have passed, and Beth sits leaning back in a rocker by the window, in the soft bright moonlight of Palestine.Beth Woodburn|Maud Petitt
Please, Sir, there was a very stiff bully down at rocker this afternoon, and Rawson and I got tokered badly.The Secret Glory|Arthur Machen
I dug out the earth, another carried it, and a third washed it in the rocker.A Voyage round the World|W.H.G. Kingston
They used but one rocker, and have no doubt that they could have done much better with proper appliances.Handbook to the new Gold-fields|R. M. Ballantyne
British Dictionary definitions for rocker (1 of 4)
- an ice skate with a curved blade
- the curve itself
- a figure consisting of three interconnecting circles
- a half turn in which the skater turns through 180°, so facing about while continuing to move in the same direction
British Dictionary definitions for rocker (2 of 4)
Word Origin for rock
British Dictionary definitions for rocker (3 of 4)
Word Origin for rock
British Dictionary definitions for rocker (4 of 4)
Medicine definitions for rocker
Science definitions for rocker
Idioms and Phrases with rocker (1 of 2)
see off one's head (rocker).
Idioms and Phrases with rocker (2 of 2)
In addition to the idioms beginning with rock
- rock bottom
- rocks in one's head, have
- rock the boat
- between a rock and a hard place
- on the rocks
- steady as a rock