What does rocky mean?

Definitions for rocky
ˈrɒk irocky

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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.

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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. Paula Kahumbu:

    It's going to be a rocky path, but it can be done.

  2. Slobodan Jovicic:

    It's shown that( A$ AP Rocky) was followed and provoked.

  3. Eric Farnsworth:

    Recognizing Guaido is a bold step which commits Washington to further action, to the extent the President Nicolas Maduro regime lashes out at Venezuelas Juan Guaido or President Nicolas Maduro followers, expect some volatile and rocky days ahead.

  4. Slobodan Jovicic:

    Please bear in mind that A$ AP Rocky is an international, very well-known artist.

  5. Larry Helmerick:

    We've got hot, dry and windy conditions, large parts of the Rocky Mountain region are in a prolonged drought, and Colorado is especially hard hit.

Images & Illustrations of rocky

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