What does Rocky mean?

Definitions for Rocky
ˈrɒk iRocky

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Rocky.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rocky, bouldery, bouldered, stony(adj)

    abounding in rocks or stones

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

  2. rough, rocky, bumpy, jolty, jolting, jumpy(adj)

    causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements

    "a rough ride"

  3. rocky(adj)

    liable to rock

    "on high rocky heels"

  4. rocky, rough(adj)

    full of hardship or trials

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

Wiktionary

  1. Rocky(ProperNoun)

    A male given name, pet form of Rocco.

  2. Rocky(ProperNoun)

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

  3. Rocky(ProperNoun)

    The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

  4. Rocky(ProperNoun)

    The town of Rockhampton in Queensland.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rocky(adj)

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

  2. Rocky(adj)

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

  3. Rocky(adj)

    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.

How to pronounce Rocky?

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How to say Rocky in sign language?

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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. Nathan Nickerson III almost:

    There's no place for the lobster to hide. They like rocky bottoms, and also there are thousands of lobster traps out there now, i'm sure it's going to get picked up again.

  2. Kelly Miller:

    Comets and primitive bodies in the outer solar system are really interesting because theyre thought to be leftover building blocks of the solar system, those small bodies could be incorporated into larger bodies, like Titan, and the dense, organic-rich rocky material could be found in its core.

  3. Jim Mattis:

    Along the path going there, certainly it'll be a little rocky, a little bumpy at times, but so far I do not anticipate any effect in the security domain.

  4. Steve Milstein:

    If you look at the original 'Rocky,' ('Creed') really shows what's changed in the city.

  5. No Kyrgios:

    The first two sets, I was pretty impressed with my performance, third set got a bit rocky. I was getting a bit out of control. I was losing my focus. I was concentrating on things that were so irrelevant.

Images & Illustrations of Rocky

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