Synonyms
Antonyms

1. rock-steady

adjective. consistent in performance or behavior.

Synonyms

  • steady-going
  • dependable

Antonyms

  • uneven
  • unstable
  • agitated

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Rhymes with Igneous Rock

  • hassebrock
  • overstock
  • interlock
  • antilock
  • antiknock
  • restock
  • bangkok
  • ballcock
  • unlock
  • undock
  • strock
  • sprock
  • skroch
  • pathak
  • o'clock
  • estok
  • elcock
  • alcock
  • ad-hoc
  • adcock
  • vlok
  • stokke
  • stocke
  • stock
  • staack
  • srock
  • spock
  • smock
  • skok
  • shrock

Sentences with igneous-rock


1. Noun Phrase
Be sure you use granite or another type of igneous rock, because it does not explode when heated.

2. Noun Phrase
This technique is often used to date igneous rocks and very old rocks.

3. Noun Phrase
Contact metamorphism occurs when the extreme heat of igneous rock touches a cooler rock surface.

4. Noun Phrase
Granite is one of the hardest types of igneous rock.

2. igneous

adjective. ['ˈɪgniːəs'] produced under conditions involving intense heat; especially from molten magma".

Synonyms

  • pyrogenous

Antonyms

  • far
  • nonviolent

Etymology

  • igneus (Latin)

3. igneous

adjective. ['ˈɪgniːəs'] like or suggestive of fire.

Synonyms

  • fiery

Antonyms

  • cool
  • unemotionality

Etymology

  • igneus (Latin)

4. igneous

adjective. ['ˈɪgniːəs'] produced by the action of fire or intense heat.

Antonyms

  • passionless

Etymology

  • igneus (Latin)

5. rock

noun. ['ˈrɑːk'] a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter.

Synonyms

  • petrifaction
  • concretion
  • outcrop
  • sill
  • outcropping
  • stepping stone
  • crystal
  • clastic rock
  • stone
  • xenolith
  • calculus
  • crystallization
  • chondrite
  • whin
  • whinstone
  • boulder
  • pebble
  • intrusion
  • rock outcrop
  • tor
  • natural object
  • bedrock
  • wall rock
  • achondrite

Antonyms

  • unworldly
  • mental
  • achromatic
  • please

Etymology

  • rocke (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • rocke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rokken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • roccian (Aragonese)

6. rock

noun. ['ˈrɑːk'] material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust.

Synonyms

  • emery stone
  • caliche
  • limestone
  • matrix
  • shingling
  • material
  • marble
  • metamorphic rock
  • quartzite
  • greisen
  • emery rock
  • aphanite
  • crushed rock
  • stone
  • road metal
  • gravel
  • dolomite
  • sedimentary rock
  • igneous rock
  • sima
  • pudding stone
  • pumice
  • calc-tufa
  • pumice stone
  • mineral
  • tufa
  • claystone
  • conglomerate
  • magma
  • fieldstone
  • sial

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • uncombined
  • disunion
  • disappear

Etymology

  • rocke (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • rocke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rokken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • roccian (Aragonese)

7. rock

verb. ['ˈrɑːk'] move back and forth or sideways.

Synonyms

  • shake
  • swag
  • sway
  • totter
  • roll
  • move back and forth

Antonyms

  • depress
  • stand still
  • strengthen
  • ride

Etymology

  • rocke (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • rocke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rokken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • roccian (Aragonese)

8. rock

noun. ['ˈrɑːk'] a genre of popular music originating in the 1950s; a blend of black rhythm-and-blues with white country-and-western.

Synonyms

  • popular music
  • rock-and-roll
  • heavy metal
  • progressive rock
  • punk
  • backbeat
  • art rock
  • rock 'n' roll
  • popular music genre
  • psychedelic rock
  • acid rock
  • punk rock
  • heavy metal music
  • rock music
  • rock and roll

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • incorporeal
  • unbodied
  • immateriality

Etymology

  • rocke (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • rocke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rokken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • roccian (Aragonese)

9. rock

noun. ['ˈrɑːk'] (figurative) someone who is strong and stable and dependable.

Antonyms

  • uncover

Etymology

  • rocke (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • rocke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rokken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • roccian (Aragonese)

10. rock

verb. ['ˈrɑːk'] cause to move back and forth.

Synonyms

  • sway
  • displace
  • move

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • unwind
  • uncoil
  • malfunction

Etymology

  • rocke (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • rocke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • rokken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • roccian (Aragonese)
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