Die Übersetzung von "rock" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /rok/

(a large lump or mass of) the solid parts of the surface of the Earth

The ship struck a rock and sank
the rocks on the seashore
He built his house on solid rock.

a large stone

The climber was killed by a falling rock.

a type of hard sweet made in sticks

sucre d’orge
a stick of Edinburgh rock.
rockery noun (plural rockeries)

a heap of rocks in a garden with earth between them in which small plants are grown

This plant is ideal for rockeries in moist shady locations.
rocky adjective

a rocky coastline.
rockiness noun

nature rocheuse
rock-bottom noun, adjective

(at) the lowest level possible

(au) niveau le plus bas
Prices have reached rock-bottom
rock-bottom prices.
rock garden noun

a rockery.

(jardin de) rocaille
rock plant noun

any plant which grows among rocks eg on mountains, often also grown in rockeries.

plante de rochers/de rocaille
on the rocks

in a state of ruin or of great financial difficulty

en déconfiture
Their marriage is on the rocks
The firm is on the rocks.

(Die Übersetzung von "rock" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)