rocks


rocks
rocks rocks [rɒks ǁ rɑːks] noun
be on the rocks informal COMMERCE a business that is on the rocks is having a lot of problems and is likely to fail soon:

• Losses from a recent land deal have put the group on the rocks.

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rocks UK US /rɒks/ noun
on the rocks — Cf. on the rocks

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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