rock climbing

noun
|Updated on: 13 Jul 2018

Definition of rock climbing

: mountain climbing on rocky cliffs

rock climb

intransitive verb

rock climber

noun

Examples of rock climbing in a Sentence

  1. a book about rock climbing

  2. We are going rock climbing.

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First Known Use of rock climbing

1875

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ROCK CLIMBING Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of rock climbing for English Language Learners

  • : the sport or activity of climbing the steep sides of a mountain or cliff


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