Two things, however, were more concerning than that—what should have been—rock-bottom moment.
The rock-bottom foundation on which my tradition stands is George Orwell.
The country was at the rock-bottom point of its worst economic crisis in the lifetimes of every one of the men in that room.
Despite the rock-bottom price, he was able to negotiate the seller down to $50.
Bush then tried to privatize Social Security and spent himself down to rock-bottom approval ratings.
Do you think we noticed the red oilcloth table cover, the dingy lamp, and the rock-bottom sofa?
Let's get right down to rock-bottom, and let's stay there until we're finished.
Failure is often the rock-bottom foundation of real success.
His life seemed to him to be built on a rock-bottom foundation, unchangeable, eternal.
He had been brought up in an outdoor school which taught that the rock-bottom factor of a man's character is gameness.
At the lowest level or part, esp in price: rock-bottom prices on Easter stuff
The lowest level or part: hit rock bottom last week