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rock bottom

 
1. the lowest possible level The morale of prison officers is at rock bottom. The president's opinion poll ratings have hit rock bottom.
2. if you are at rock bottom, you are the most unhappy you have ever been in your life I'd never felt so depressed in my life - I was at rock bottom - so I started drinking. After Carly left me I hit rock bottom.
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rock bottom

The lowest possible level, absolute bottom, as in Wheat prices have reached rock bottom. This idiom alludes to the presence of bedrock that prevents digging farther down. [Late 1800s]
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rock bottom

1. n. the lowest point or level. The value of the goods is at rock bottom right now.
2. mod. absolute lowest, especially in reference to price. I am offering you the rock bottom price.
See also: bottom, rock
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About Rock Bottom Rock Bottom Restaurant and Breweries are polished casual dining establishments featuring excellent service, high-quality, moderately priced food and a distinctive selection of micro-brewed and specialty beers served in a comfortable, hospitable atmosphere.
The man claimed Rock Bottom was the "worst" place he'd ever experienced.
Includes Big River Grille & Brewing Works Brewpubs, Rock Bottom Breweries of Charlotte and Atlanta, A1A Alehouse, Ragtime Tavern and Seven Bridges Grille & Brewery.
through its three principal operating units, Old Chicago, Gordon Biersch and Rock Bottom, is the nation's leading operator and franchisor of craft beer-focused casual dining and brewery restaurants with nearly 200 owned and franchised locations across the United States.
During the summertime, guests who stop by their local participating Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery on weekdays can enjoy a True Pint paired with classic favorite dishes for $12 or less, with specials including the Classic Mac 'n Chicken, RB Classic Burger, Veggie Burger, Pizza, Smoked Tomato & Kale Caesar Salad and the Chopped BBQ Chicken Salad.
The SIB will quiz the doorman on duty at Rock Bottom and the taxi driver who took Timmy to his base.
Two of Timmy's shipmates, a man and a woman, claim they put Timmy in a taxi at a rank outside Rock Bottom in the early hours of Sunday, May 27.
Now through July 12, registered guests can earn a Summer Honey vintage t-shirt by visiting participating Rock Bottom locations and drinking 10 beers over a three-week period.
The police looked for the three others who were in the taxi going to Rock Bottom for nine weeks before they came forward.
Staff at Rock Bottom and Rocky's, which is inside the Regent Palace Hotel in Bur Dubai, say the potential witnesses were there separately and Timmy spoke to them both before he got into a taxi at about 1.
Guests who stop by their local Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery to kick off their summertime fun can experience these light and flavor-packed new menu items, including:
Colin Baxter, 29, from Armadale, West Lothian, saw the 27-year-old as he was getting into a taxi three weeks ago outside the Rock Bottom club.
The mystery disappearance of British sailor Timmy MacColl took a new twist in the early hours of Sunday morning when it was claimed he did not leave the Rock Bottom club alone.