Translation of "rock" - English-Russian dictionary


verb uk /rɒk/ us
MOVE [ I, T ]

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

She rocked back and forth on her chair.
He gently rocked the baby to sleep.

to shock a large number of people

ошеломлять, приводить в волнение
[ often passive ] The country has been rocked by a series of drug scandals.
→ See also rock the boat

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