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rock up

(intransitive, adverb) (informal) to arrive late or unannounced
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  • The nail, N, runs through both uprights, and acts as the bearing for F to rock up and down upon.

    How Two Boys Made Their Own Electrical Apparatus Thomas M. (Thomas Matthew) St. John
  • If it had rolled down from the rock up yonder, it would have been a piece of that rock!

    The Crystal Hunters George Manville Fenn
  • "When I saw you standing on that rock up yonder, I put it down to delirium," said the Colonel.

    A Desert Drama A. Conan Doyle
  • By this time I, Olaf, was springing from rock to rock up the gorge, following the bear's track.

    The Wanderer's Necklace H. Rider Haggard
  • A common game, children sitting on either end of a plank supported on its centre, and made to rock up and down.

  • “I suppose you know every rock up here,” said Johnny, as they went scrambling up and up, over an all but perpendicular trail.

    Red Dynamite Roy J. Snell
  • Cousin D. laughed, and began to rock up and down till he almost bent double; though what it was about I couldn't begin to tell.

    Phemie Frost's Experiences Ann S. Stephens
  • Roos had the cheek to pick the rock up out of his lap and heave it back at me—but with an aim less certain than my own.

    Down the Columbia Lewis R. Freeman
  • Everything is quite still, and her crib does not rock up and down. '

    Old Kensington Miss Thackeray

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