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This page is about the slang term rock


to be great, excellent

For example

  • "House" is one of the best TV shows ever! It totally rocks!

  • My kids really love their new computer. Little Tommy said, "It rocks, Dad!"

Quick Quiz

The kids said the new Batman movie "rocks". They think it's

a. really bad

b. really good

c. really strange

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Contributor: Matt Errey