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English definition of “rock bottom”

rock bottom

adjective [before noun] (also rock-bottom)
 
 
used to describe something that has reached its lowest level: rock-bottom prices/interest rates The Federal Reserve Board has begun lifting short-term interest rates from rock bottom levels.
(Definition of rock bottom adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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