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Definitions for Rocky
ˈrɒk iRock·y

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rocky, bouldery, bouldered, stonyadjective

    abounding in rocks or stones

    "rocky fields"; "stony ground"; "bouldery beaches"

  2. rough, rocky, bumpy, jolty, jolting, jumpyadjective

    causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements

    "a rough ride"

  3. rockyadjective

    liable to rock

    "on high rocky heels"

  4. rocky, roughadjective

    full of hardship or trials

    "the rocky road to success"; "they were having a rough time"

Wiktionary

  1. Rockynoun

    A male given name, pet form of Rocco.

  2. Rockynoun

    Rocky Balboa, a fictional boxer played by Sylvester Stallone in a series of films.

  3. Rockynoun

    The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

  4. Rockynoun

    The town of Rockhampton in Queensland.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rockyadjective

    full of, or abounding in, rocks; consisting of rocks; as, a rocky mountain; a rocky shore

  2. Rockyadjective

    like a rock; as, the rocky orb of a shield

  3. Rockyadjective

    fig.: Not easily impressed or affected; hard; unfeeling; obdurate; as, a rocky bosom

Freebase

  1. Rocky

    Rocky is a 1976 American film directed by John G. Avildsen and both written by and starring Sylvester Stallone. It tells the rags to riches American Dream story of Rocky Balboa, an uneducated but kind-hearted debt collector for a loan shark in the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Rocky starts out as a club fighter who later gets a shot at the world heavyweight championship. It also stars Talia Shire as Adrian, Burt Young as Adrian's brother Paulie, Burgess Meredith as Rocky's trainer Mickey Goldmill, and Carl Weathers as the champion, Apollo Creed. The film, made on a budget of $950,000 and shot in 28 days, was a sleeper hit; it made over $225 million, the highest grossing film of 1976, and won three Oscars, including Best Picture. The film received many positive reviews and turned Stallone into a major star. It spawned five sequels: Rocky II, III, IV, V and Rocky Balboa, all written by and starring Stallone.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rocky in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rocky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Rocky in a Sentence

  1. Tom Zegan:

    Why when you have 31 Flavors stick with Rocky Road?

  2. Gus Faucher:

    After four years of rocky recovery the U.S. economy is now hitting its stride ... and growth should remain good next year, with lower gasoline prices a big plus for consumers.

  3. Hunter Biden:

    I've never missed a rally for my dad. The notion that I'm not standing next to him in Philadelphia, next to the Rocky statue, it's heartbreaking for me, it's killing me and it's killing him. Dad says, 'Be here.' Mom says, 'Be here.' But at what cost?

  4. Jason Dittmann:

    What I truly find exciting is that we have a potentially habitable, rocky planet orbiting a nearby star that is currently very calm and stable and doesn't flare, we're essentially running down the list of the things we want in a habitable planet and checking the boxes.

  5. Donald Trump:

    A$ AP Rocky is a situation in Sweden. Sweden is a great country, and they're friends of mine.

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