A drink on the rocks

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Definition

(a drink) on the rocks: (a drink) with ice
idiom
I'd like a vodka on the rocks.

(a marriage) on the rocks: a failing (marriage), (a marriage) experiencing difficulties
idiom

a rock: a stone, a hard natural mineral
noun

Examples

  • "Whiskey, on the rocks, with a straw."
  • "Brian : Horatio, I've bought you six bourbon on the rocks, but you still haven't given me one single piece of financial advice!"

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