Definition of 'boulder'
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The granite is reduced to heaps of reddish rounded boulders. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)The barricade of giant ice boulders reared up ahead of us. Times, Sunday Times (2009)No one could work out who seemed to be made out of two huge boulders. The Sun (2008)The floor was bare earth with the larger and looser boulders removed. DEVASTATING EDEN: The Search for Utopia in America (2004) Huge boulders of molten lava sprang out of its summit and crashed to the ground. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The escape route then passed through large boulders and up a steep hillside. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Much of the climb is over small and large boulders. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It shall be a very large boulder. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Huge boulders sat on the brink of wells of shadow in which creatures with hot breath were spawned. Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)It just got unbalanced by a big boulder called Iraq. Times, Sunday Times (2010)So he put his cloth on a huge boulder by the men's bathing section and waded in. Modern Literatures of the Non-Western World: Where the Waters Are Born (1995)As we came to the bottom of the dip, we found the body of the bear behind a big boulder. THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)
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Translations for 'boulder'
British English: boulder NOUN
A boulder is a large rounded rock.
It is thought that the train hit a boulder.
Definition of boulder from the Collins English Dictionary
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