boulder
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈbəʊl.də(ɹ)/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈboʊldəɹ/
Noun

boulder (plural boulders)

  1. A large mass of stone detached from the surrounding land.
  2. (geology) A particle greater than 256 mm in diameter, following the Wentworth scale
  3. A large marble, in children's games.
  4. (climbing) A session of bouldering; involvement in bouldering
Translations Verb

boulder (boulders, present participle bouldering; past and past participle bouldered)

  1. (climbing) To engage in bouldering

Boulder
Proper noun
  1. A town in Western Australia, merged with Kalgoorlie in 1989.
  2. A home rule municipality/county seat in Boulder County, Colorado.
  3. An unincorporated community in Clinton County, Illinois.
  4. A town/county seat in Jefferson County, Montana.
  5. A small town in Garfield County, Utah.
  6. An unincorporated community in Barbour County, West Virginia.
  7. A census-designated place in Sublette County, Wyoming.



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