Main definitions of Plymouth Rock in English

: Plymouth Rock1Plymouth Rock2

Plymouth Rock1

proper noun

  • A granite boulder at Plymouth, Massachusetts, onto which the Pilgrim Fathers are said to have stepped when they disembarked from the Mayflower.

Pronunciation:

Plymouth Rock

/plɪməθˈrɒk/

Main definitions of Plymouth Rock in English

: Plymouth Rock1Plymouth Rock2

Plymouth Rock2

noun

  • A chicken of a large domestic breed of American origin, having gray plumage with blackish stripes, and a yellow beak, legs, and feet.

    • ‘I have a rooster who is a Plymouth Rock and the hens are the Araucana breed.’
    • ‘Plymouth Rocks are a good general farm chicken.’

Pronunciation:

Plymouth Rock

/plɪməθˈrɒk/