solid as a rock

Definition of solid as a rock

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

Word by Word Definitions

solid play
  1. : being without an internal cavity

  2. : printed with minimum space between lines

  3. : joined without a hyphen

  1. : a geometrical figure or element (such as a cube or sphere) having three dimensions — see Volume Formulas Table

  2. : 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

  3. : the part of a solution or suspension that when freed from solvent or suspending medium has the qualities of a solid

  1. : in a solid manner

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

  2. : to cause to sway back and forth

  3. : to cause to shake violently

  1. : a rocking movement

  2. : 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

  2. : the wool or flax on a distaff

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

  2. : a concreted mass of stony material

  3. : consolidated or unconsolidated solid mineral matter


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