Translation of "rock" - English-Portuguese dictionary

rock

noun uk /rɒk/ us /rɑk/

B1 [ no plural ] the hard, natural substance that forms part of the earth’s surface

rocha

B1 a large piece of rock or stone

pedra
Huge waves crashed against the rocks.

A2 [ no plural ] loud, modern music with a strong beat, often played with electric guitars and drums

rock
a rock band
verb uk /rɒk/ us /rɑk/

to move backwards and forwards or from side to side, or to make someone or something do this

balançar
She rocked backwards and forwards in her chair.
He gently rocked the baby to sleep.

(Translation of “rock” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)