HyperDic: bowlder

English > 1 sense of the word bowlder:
NOUNobjectbowlder, bouldera large smooth mass of rock detached from its place of origin
English > bowlder: 1 sense > noun 1, object
MeaningA large smooth mass of rock detached from its place of origin.
Synonymboulder
InstancesPlymouth RockA boulder in Plymouth supposed to be where the Pilgrims disembarked from the Mayflower
Narrowerglacial boulderA boulder that has been carried by a glacier to a place far distant from its place of origin
river boulderA boulder that has been carried by a river to a place remote from its place of origin
shore boulderA boulder found on a shore remote from its place of origin
Broaderrock, stoneA lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter
Spanishbloque, pedrejón, peña, peñasco
Catalanbloc, penyal, roca

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