[ roork ]

  1. Constance, 1885–1941, U.S. historian and literary critic.

Words Nearby Rourke Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Rourke in a sentence

  • Think of that infamous scene from 9½ Weeks when Mickey Rourke seductively teases Kim Basinger.

  • When Mickey Rourke became a pro boxer, Johnson challenged him to a fight in the ring, though it never actually took place.

    Page Six's Biggest Feuds | Jacob Bernstein | October 8, 2010 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • Then, there was little Pat Rourke, who lived up the alley, and kept a little black dog named Pompey.

  • "Waut fer the concrete," almost moaned Rourke, so great was his fury, his angry face shoved close to the Italian's own.

    Twelve Men | Theodore Dreiser
  • Without paying any more attention to him, Rourke, still very irritated and defiant, returned to the fire.

    Twelve Men | Theodore Dreiser
  • "That's right, Rourke," I replied pleasantly, feeling keenly the need of staying by so wonderful a lamp of health.

    Twelve Men | Theodore Dreiser
  • He couldn't imagine that Pat Rourke, with his uncouth ways and brusque appearance could presume to rival him in her heart!

    The Elm Tree Tales | F. Irene Burge Smith