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English definition of “rock”

rock

verb
 
 
/rɒk/
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.Shaking, swinging and vibrating
SHOCK [T] to shock a large number of people: [often passive] The country has been rocked by a series of drug scandals. → See also rock the boatUpsetting and destabilizing
(Definition of rock verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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