rock bottom

noun

Definition of rock bottom

  1. :  the lowest or most fundamental part or level

Examples of rock bottom in a Sentence

  1. After years of heavy drug use, she has finally reached rock bottom.

  2. Their marriage has hit rock bottom.

1890

First Known Use of rock bottom

1890


ROCK BOTTOM Defined for English Language Learners

rock bottom

noun

Definition of rock bottom for English Language Learners

  • : the lowest possible level or point


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