Translation of "rock" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk us /rɒk/
MOVE [ I, T ]

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

salla(n)mak, sars(ıl)mak, öne arkaya sağa sola hareket etmek
She rocked back and forth on her chair.
He gently rocked the baby to sleep.

to shock a large number of people

sarsmak, şaşkınlığa uğratmak şok etmek
[ 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 Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)