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English noun: rocker

1. rocker (person) an attendant who rocks a child in a cradle

Broader (hypernym)attendant, attender, tender

2. rocker (person) a performer or composer or fan of rock music

Synonymsrock 'n' roll musician

Broader (hypernym)instrumentalist, musician, player

Narrower (hyponym)rock star

3. rocker (person) a teenager or young adult in the 1960s who wore leather jackets and rode motorcycles

Broader (hypernym)adolescent, stripling, teen, teenager

Member meronymbikers, rockers

Domain regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

4. rocker (artifact) a chair mounted on rockers

Synonymsrocking chair

Broader (hypernym)chair

Narrower (hyponym)Boston rocker, platform rocker, shoofly

Part holonymrocker, round, rung, stave

5. rocker (artifact) a trough that can be rocked back and forth; used by gold miners to shake auriferous earth in water in order to separate the gold


Broader (hypernym)trough

6. rocker (artifact) an ice skate with a curved blade

Broader (hypernym)ice skate

7. rocker (artifact) a curved support that permits the supported object to rock to and fro

Broader (hypernym)support

Part meronymcradle, hobby, hobbyhorse, rocker, rocking chair, rocking horse

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