To put ice in one's beverage, used mostly with drinks containing liquor.
Hey Tony! Get me a Corona on the rocks!
by Mercy Fucking Bell August 24, 2004
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1. in a ruined condition

2. poured over ice(usually said of alcoholic beverages)
The global economy may be on the rocks, but that does not seem to have stopped anyone from enjoying a scotch on the rocks.
by The Return of Light Joker March 10, 2009
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Describing a drink, usually containing alcohol, with ice in it.
I'll have a vodka on the rocks.
by Heart Arcade August 8, 2005
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I'm not sure how that guy is supposed to be served..
But I sure like Vodka "on the rocks" better.
by Altti Kuronen February 9, 2008
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When a marriage is going to run aground like a boat on a foggy reef..
Shaz's marriage was on the rocks due to her insensitivity to her husbands foot odor and halitosis.
by Blue Cawdrey November 23, 2004
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A great acappella group from the University of Oregon comprised of 9 great musicians. They are awesome.
Dude I went and saw On The Rocks in concert last night and it was awesome.
by EliteDemon December 3, 2004
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