suomi-englanti sanakirja

rocking englanniksi

  1. Shaking, swaying or moving and forth.

  2. Excellent; great.

  3. (present participle of)

  4. The motion of something that rocks.

  5. 1823, John Wesley, Charles Bonnet, Louis Dutens, ''A survey of the wisdom of God in the creation'' (page 181)

  6. Every part of a tree will not do for this purpose, as some branches may not be sufficiently forked; others may not be sufficiently strong; and others may be too much exposed to the rockings of the wind.
  7. The abrading of a copper plate with a rocker, preparatory to mezzotinting.

  8. The motion by which the design on a steel mill is transferred to a copper cylinder.