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rock climber

noun

Definition of rock climber

  1. :  a person who engages in the sport or activity of climbing the steep sides of a mountain or cliff



Word by Word Definitions

rockplay
  1. :  to move back and forth in or as if in a cradle

    :  to cause to sway back and forth

    :  to cause to shake violently

  1. :  a rocking movement

    :  popular music usually played on electronically amplified instruments and characterized by a persistent heavily accented beat, repetition of simple phrases, and often country, folk, and blues elements

  1. :  distaff

    :  the wool or flax on a distaff

  1. :  a large mass of stone forming a cliff, promontory, or peak

    :  a concreted mass of stony material

    :  broken pieces of such masses

climberplay
  1. :  one that climbs or helps in climbing

    :  a vine or twining plant (as a rose or sweet pea) that readily grows up a support or over other plants

    :  one who attempts to gain a superior social or business position


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