rock verb translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "rock" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

rock

verb     /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 (使)摇晃,(使)摇动 He picked up the baby and gently rocked her to sleep. 他抱起了婴儿轻轻摇着哄她入睡。 If you rock back on that chair, you're going to break it. 你坐在那把椅子上要是往后摇,椅子会散架的。 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 使剧烈震动;使猛烈摇动 The explosion, which rocked the city, killed 300. 这次爆炸使整座城市剧烈震动,致使300人丧生。 Shaking, swinging and vibrating
[T] If an event rocks a group of people or society, it causes feelings of shock 使震惊;使震动;惊吓 The managing director's resignation rocked the whole company. 总经理的辞职震惊了整个公司。 Upsetting and destabilizing
(Definition of rock verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Watching the detectorists
Watching the detectorists
by ,
May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

Read More 

Word of the Day

biodegrade

to decay naturally and in a way that is not harmful

Word of the Day

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Read More