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See definition of rocks on Dictionary.com
  • as ingravel
  • as intestes

synonyms for rocks

  • sand
  • shale
  • macadam
  • screenings
  • stones
  • tailings
  • crushed rock
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How to use rocks in a sentence

You’ll also want to have rock-solid commands that will make them come to your side immediately, stop what they’re doing, and drop animals and objects they’ve picked up, Perry says.
THE RIGHT WAY TO WALK YOUR DOGJOHN KENNEDYAUGUST 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
For example, if you knew there was a 40 percent chance your opponent would play rock, a 40 percent chance they’d play paper and a 20 percent chance they’d play scissors, then your best bet would still be to play paper.
CAN YOU REACH THE BEACH?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSAUGUST 7, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Suppose you knew there was a 10 percent chance your opponent would play rock, a 10 percent chance they’d play paper and an 80 percent chance they’d play scissors.
CAN YOU REACH THE BEACH?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSAUGUST 7, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Once a rock-ribbed red state, California’s politics were shifting leftward toward progressivism.
SUFFRAGETTE CITY: SAN DIEGO’S CRUCIAL ROLE IN GETTING WOMEN THE VOTERANDY DOTINGAAUGUST 6, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The main job of the Perseverance rover, set to launch between July 20 and August 11, is to pick out rocks that might preserve signs of past life and store the samples for a future mission back to Earth.
NASA’S PERSEVERANCE ROVER WILL SEEK SIGNS OF PAST LIFE ON MARSLISA GROSSMANJULY 28, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The scientists identified those as rocks that some animals swallow.
FOSSIL STOMACH REVEALS A DINOSAUR’S LAST MEALCAROLYN WILKEJULY 7, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
A planet can get heat from its star, from the radioactive decay of elements within rocks inside the planet, from gravitational interactions with a moon or maybe even from auroras, Grossman says.
READERS ASK ABOUT EXOPLANET HEATING SOURCES, COMBATING CLIMATE CHANGE AND COVID-19SCIENCE NEWS STAFFJULY 4, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Those dimensions combined point to a density roughly the same as Earth’s, suggesting that the exoplanet is mostly rock.
A NEWFOUND EXOPLANET MAY BE THE EXPOSED CORE OF A GAS GIANTLISA GROSSMANJULY 1, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Newly christened “Dimorphos” is a tiny space rock with a big target on its back.
AN ASTEROID’S MOON GOT A NAME SO NASA CAN BUMP IT OFF ITS COURSEMARIA TEMMINGJUNE 30, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Martian rock samples are already here on Earth in the form of meteorites.
METEORITES FROM MARS CONTAIN CLUES ABOUT THE RED PLANET’S GEOLOGYARYA UDRYJUNE 17, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
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WORDS RELATED TO ROCKS

  • balls
  • family jewels
  • gonads
  • nuts
  • rocks
  • stones
  • testes
  • testicles
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