What does the word rocker mean?

Usage examples for rocker

  1. Later, Rosalind went out, alone, upon the porch where, huddled in a big rocker, she gazed gloomily at the lights of Manti, dim and distant. – 'Firebrand' Trevison by Charles Alden Seltzer
  2. When Adam came in with some fresh water she was swinging slowly to and fro in the rocker, singing softly an absurd nursery song:- Sleep, baby, sleep. – The Master-Knot of Human Fate by Ellis Meredith
  3. She settled herself in the rocker before the fire in our front room, looked down at the rug and exclaimed: My! – A Circuit Rider's Wife by Corra Harris