rocks glass

noun
plural rocks glasses

Definition of rocks glass

: a short tumbler (see tumbler entry 2) used especially for a cocktail that is served over ice Combine all the ingredients in a shaker, shake vigorously. Strain and serve on the rocks—in a rocks glass— Emily Price

First Known Use of rocks glass

1961, in the meaning defined above

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“Rocks glass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rocks%20glass. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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