Rock in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Rock

(intransitive) To play, perform, or enjoy rock music, especially with a lot of skill or energy. | (intransitive, slang) To be very favourable or skilful; excel; be fantastic. | (transitive) to thrill or excite, especially with rock music

Short Example Sentences for Rock

  • 1. I had felt the rock move! 🔊
  • 2. The old man stepped from the rock and disappeared. 🔊
  • 3. This male specimen was found beneath a rock in a sink hole. 🔊
  • 4. Such was the rock on which I split. 🔊
  • 5. From the Big Rock I saw her topsails above the sea. 🔊
  • 6. He was using a drill on the face of the rock wall in front of him. 🔊
  • 7. The salt rock is quarried and carried out in the form of rock-salt. 🔊
  • 8. One individual was found beneath a rock beside a stream in the forest. 🔊
  • 9. The fine vessel rode gallantly on the waves, and seemed to rock but little. 🔊
  • 10. I thought, laying my hand on the face of the rock before which I stood. 🔊
  • 11. After that the water-side of the Big Rock was invested as well. 🔊
  • 12. The defence of the Big Rock had its good points and its defects. 🔊

How to use Rock in Sentences?

  • 1. The resolution is firmly set; the man walks forth strong as a rock in his determination. 🔊
  • 2. One juvenile was found beneath a rock in the forest, and another was on the forest floor by day. 🔊
  • 3. Aunt Lizzie was poking at a rock with her toe when she looked up suddenly and saw her danger. 🔊
  • 4. On a rock on the mountain-side, some three hundred yards away, stood the figure of an old man. 🔊
  • 5. But I think I described him truly when I said he was like a rock overgrown with moss and lichen. 🔊
  • 6. A solitary exile, on a bare rock of Caprera sat Giuseppe Garibaldi on that joyful day. 🔊
  • 7. But it is my duty to try and test the spirits, so as to be a rock of defence to those beneath my care. 🔊
  • 8. The shadows of evening were now spreading themselves over the woods, and rock and tree began to mingle together. 🔊
  • 9. Years had changed the more perishable features of the scene; but rock and iron yield slowly to the influence of time. 🔊
  • 10. Between each group of figures the face of the rock was scored with mysterious signs and rudely limned weapons of war and chase. 🔊
  • 11. It occurred to her now, as it had done so often before, that in the hour of trouble he would be like a rock to lean on. 🔊
  • 12. They coasted up the west side of the atoll, making short tacks in to the surf-pounded coral rock and out again. 🔊
  • 13. When the hay'd given out in one place they'd worked through at another until they struck bed rock again. 🔊
  • 14. Clement looked about him in great perplexity, and suddenly perceived a man sitting on the rock which so precipitately overhung the path. 🔊
  • 15. The walls were set with rubies, the floor was of rock crystal, strewn with pink and white rose-leaves. 🔊
  • 16. Sometimes seated on a rock from hour to hour, looming through mist and drizzle, like a solitary heron watching for its prey. 🔊
  • 17. On either side the bare coral rock was visible, as the waves gathered for another onward rush; yet we did not strike. 🔊
  • 18. And indeed they could see that the snow-slip, now grown colossal, was making for a projecting point of rock which was dwarf-like in comparison. 🔊
  • 19. At last the rock itself became visible, and after many hours he was able, almost spent with fatigue, to stagger to the land. 🔊
  • 20. He scrambled over rock and stone, through bush and briar; rolled down banks like a hedgehog; scrambled up others like a catamount. 🔊
  • 21. I took advantage of my freedom to sit up in bed, toss my hair from my forehead, and clasping my knees with my arms, to rock myself and think. 🔊
  • 22. I am the Goat Man, and I only, of all Fuatino, can go over the Big Rock in the night. 🔊
  • 23. Having made stiff adieux to the party, she went and sat down on a rock by the roadside to await some passerby who would take her to Prouty. 🔊