rock verb translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "rock" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


/rɒk/ US  /rɑːk/
[I or T] to (cause someone or something to) move backwards and forwards or from side to side in a regular way
He picked up the baby and gently rocked her to sleep.
If you rock back on that chair, you're going to break it.
Shaking, swinging and vibrating
[T] If a person or place is rocked by something such as an explosion, the force of it makes the person or place shake
The explosion, which rocked the city, killed 300.
Shaking, swinging and vibrating
[T] If an event rocks a group of people or society, it causes feelings of shock
The managing director's resignation rocked the whole company.
Upsetting and destabilizing
(Definition of rock verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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