solid as a rock

Definition of solid as a rock

  1. :  very strong or solid His muscles are solid as a rock.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  being without an internal cavity

    :  printed with minimum space between lines

    :  joined without a hyphen

  1. :  a substance that does not flow perceptibly under moderate stress, has a definite capacity for resisting forces (such as compression or tension) which tend to deform it, and under ordinary conditions retains a definite size and shape

    :  something that is solid: such as

    :  a solid color

  1. :  in a solid manner

    :  unanimously

  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

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to cast off or become cast off

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