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Definitions and Synonyms of rocky | Another word for rocky | What is rocky?

Definition 1: causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where rocky or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a rough ride

Synonyms for rocky in the sense of this definition

Definition 2: full of hardship or trials - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where rocky or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the rocky road to success
  • they were having a rough time

Synonyms for rocky in the sense of this definition

(rocky is similar to ...) not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure

"a difficult task" "nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access" "difficult times" "why is it so hard for you to keep a secret?"

Definition 3: abounding in rocks or stones - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where rocky or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • rocky fields
  • stony ground
  • bouldery beaches

Synonyms for rocky in the sense of this definition

(rocky is similar to ...) having or caused by an irregular surface

"trees with rough bark" "rough ground" "rough skin" "rough blankets" "his unsmooth face"

Definition 4: liable to rock - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where rocky or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • on high rocky heels

(rocky is similar to ...) lacking stability or fixity or firmness

"unstable political conditions" "the tower proved to be unstable in the high wind" "an unstable world economy"

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