Definition of Rock And Roll in English :

Define Rock And Roll in English

Rock And Roll meaning in English

Meaning of Rock And Roll in English

Pronunciation of Rock And Roll in English

Rock And Roll pronunciation in English

Pronounce Rock And Roll in English

Rock And Roll

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Noun

1. rock, rock 'n' roll, rock and roll, rock music, rock'n'roll, rock-and-roll

a genre of popular music originating in the 1950s; a blend of black rhythm-and-blues with white country-and-western

Example Sentences:
'rock is a generic term for the range of styles that evolved out of rock'n'roll.'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Rock And Roll

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noun
1. 
a. 
a type of pop music originating in the 1950s as a blend of rhythm and blues and country and western. It is generally based upon the twelve-bar blues, the first and third beats in each bar being heavily accented
b. 
(as modifier)
the rock-and-roll era
2. 
dancing performed to such music, with exaggerated body movements stressing the beat
verb
3. (intransitive)
to perform this dance
modifier
1. 
of, playing, or relating to rock and roll music
rock-and-roll group/number/record/album
his rock-and-roll lifestyle
a rock'n'roll legend
the greatest rock 'n' roll band in the world
verb (intransitive)
2. dancing
to perform this dance

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Rock And Roll

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noun
a form of popular music that evolved in the 1950s from rhythm and blues, characterized by the use of electric guitars, a strong rhythm with an accent on the offbeat, and youth-oriented lyrics

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Rock And Roll

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n.
See rock2.
intr.v. rock-and-rolled, rock-and-roll·ing, rock-and-rolls or rock 'n' rolled or rock 'n' roll·ing or rock 'n' rolls
1. To dance to rock music.
2. Informal To start doing something; begin: It's 8:00 AM, let's rock-and-roll, or we'll never finish on time.

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